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- n. An open shaft that transmits light from above into a staircase or an inner room
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The home has three bedrooms and astonishing architectural space, the highlight of which is undoubtedly and internal lightwell that serves all four storeys and is complemented by a water feature that gives the sense of tropical tranquillity.
One friend of mine wants to line the walls of her lightwell with vertical gardens.
She wrote this song about a homeless musician who lived in a lightwell in a house in Carlton.