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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.

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Mansion House finally launches in Glasgow and if the massive buzz this unique party has generated is anything to go by, the stylish bash at The Corinthian will be one of the best nights out of the year.
The Glasgow office of FPDSavills are looking for offers over pounds 1,500,000 for the mansion house and ground.
Cllr Malcolm Kennedy, the city council's cabinet member for regeneration, said: "This is a major step forward for the Reader Organisation's plans for the Mansion House.
Now Close House is to concentrate entirely on golfing, and as a result Mr Wylie is working on plans to return the mansion house to residential use for his family.
HEAVY HITTERS Katie Taylor and Dublin Lord Mayor Oisin Quinn at Mansion House in Dublin yesterday
Hindmarch was part of a professional gang which targeted irreplaceable high value items at the Mansion House, in Jesmond, Newcastle.
Mr Darling's first Mansion House speech came against a backdrop of intense pressure over inflation and pay, with No 10 signalling that it would resist any effort by public sector unions to renegotiate three-year pay deals in the light of rising prices.
Gifford was structural engineer for the Compton Verney Mansion House & Art Gallery near Stratford-on-Avon and the Brading Roman Villa on the Isle of Wight.
lTHE response to last week's Mansion House competition shows this will be the night of the year.
Rhiwbina councillor Jayne Cowan said: "I was delighted to arrange a fundraising event for the Lord Mayor's Charity Velindre at Cardiff's Mansion House.
Calderstones Mansion House is starting a new era, having already moved from private house to council offices.
City leaders at the council have secured a replica medal as it emerged the original is unlikely ever to be returned to Newcastle's Mansion House.