from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A stone occurring naturally in fields, often used as a building material.
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- n. A stone found in fields and used for building.
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- n. stone that occurs naturally in fields; often used as building material
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They could also visit the shrine to Jesus or duck inside the fieldstone chapel to pass time in prayer.
Many of her details recall both folktales and her Bohemian ancestry – a kerchief, a tunic, a tidy fieldstone cottage encircled by flowers.
The materials are honest - chunky, exposed roof trusses shaping the copper-roofed gables, fieldstone foundation, stained cedar-shingle siding and exterior trim stained a deep, woodsy green.
Not hidden is the hefty fieldstone fireplace chimney, which lends warmth and character to the living room and to the hallway behind, where the rising chimney punctuates the wall.
One of the pleasures of this novel is Cunningham's description of these intoxicating homes, from the "insistent glittery buzz" of a Manhattan party to a rambling mansion on the coast, "all fieldstone and gables, girded on three of its four sides by verandas; contrived, somehow, with a sense of absolute authenticity."
In the three-story great room with vaulted ceilings, some of the stones were removed from the fieldstone fireplace to make room for a timepiece mural inspired by a clock found in a church in Italy.
Rayon Richards for The Wall Street Journal Some stones were removed from the fieldstone fireplace pictured here in the great room to make space for a mural inspired by a clock found in a historic church in Italy.
Brooke Schumacher Photography The house has heated fieldstone floors, a curved oak staircase and a three-story silo that was built in place of the original.
Matthew Cabana of the Bean Group has the listing and says the property is fairly priced, considering details like the fieldstone fireplace and the privacy.
Rick Lopez Matthew Cabana of the Bean Group has the listing and says the property is fairly priced considering details like the fieldstone fireplace and the privacy.