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MANSION. This term is synonymous with house. (q.v.) 1 Chit. Pr. 167; 2 T. R. 502; 1 Tho. Co. Litt. 215, n. 35; 9 B. & C. 681; S. C. 17 E. C. L. R. 472, and the cases there cited; Com. Dig. Justices, P 5; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 199. A portion only of a building may come under the description of a mansion-house. 1 Leach, 89, 428; 1 East, P. C. C. 15, s. 19. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1571, note.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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It has come a long way since 2012, when the ECHO revealed the Mansion House, along with its coach house and stables, was among buildings being put up for sale by Liverpool City Council in a bid to save cash.
Field, the MP for the Cities of London and Westminster, was suspended as a foreign office minister after footage emerged of him grabbing Greenpeace activist Janet Barker by the neck at a Mansion House dinner last month.
to & forget Organiser Norah Casey recalled: "What happened outside the Mansion House was just magical.
It encouraged people, groups and school pupils to get involved with the history of the Mansion House and heritage of their community.
"We are very lucky to be allowed to excavate under the grassy lawns of the mansion house," Ms Cameron said: "The early studies carried out by Rose Geophysics show there is a lot to investigate.
It follows the success of previous open days to mark the Dail's first sitting in the Mansion House in 1919.
Unlike Town House, which is built in a factory and craned onto site, Mansion House is panelised, meaning it slots together like a piece of flat pack furniture.
ESCUED and revived by its current owners, this Grade II Listed Victorian mansion house is the perfect blend of old and new.
The Carmarthenshire-based developer acquired the site -- formerly Lliw Valley civic offices and before that a mansion house owned by the Dillwyn Llewelyn family -- from the council two years ago in a deal thought to be in excess of [pounds sterling]1million.
at the Zoo Mansion House, 1876 Mansion House Drive, in Baltimore.
Included in the sale is the Grade II*-listed former castle - made up of a mansion house, servants' flat and nine self-contained apartments in the west wing.