landed estate


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n landed estate extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
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In literature:

Her landed estates are considerable, and she has money in many stocks and shares.
"The Time of Roses" by L. T. Meade
He inherited a big estate, Mount Vernon, with much land and many slaves.
"Rodney, the Ranger" by John V. Lane
The men of wealth were those who held landed estates.
"The business career in its public relations" by Albert Shaw
Then we have the landlords who have purchased their estates in the Land Courts.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Barclay perished in a street brawl, in a foreign land, and the whole of her brother's estate finally devolved upon her.
"Graham's Magazine Vol XXXIII No. 4 October 1848" by Various
Land is bought and sold at the gates of the city, and speculation in real estate values is running high.
"Christ, Christianity and the Bible" by I. M. Haldeman
The land was brought to a low and vile estate.
"The Fifth Queen" by Ford Madox Ford
It springs up on land selected and laid out by a real estate speculator.
"The Preacher of Cedar Mountain" by Ernest Thompson Seton
These pirates injure both land seekers and legitimate real-estate men.
"A Stake in the Land" by Peter Alexander Speek
In ten years he was the possessor of a considerable estate, chiefly in land.
"Andrew Jackson" by William Garrott Brown

In poetry:

And Sigismund, the Polish king,
Who joined the Magyar bands,
Bestowed upon the valiant knight
A broad estate of lands.
"Betzko" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
We have no title-deeds to house or lands;
Owners and occupants of earlier dates
From graves forgotten stretch their dusty hands,
And hold in mortmain still their old estates.
"Haunted Houses. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
ENAMOURED of the belle, his lands he sold;
The family estates were turned to gold;
And many who the purchases had made,
With pelf accumulated by their trade,
Assumed the airs of men of noble birth:—
Fair subjects oft for ridicule and mirth!
"The Falcon" by Jean de La Fontaine

In news:

Real-estate speculator 's complex land-swap plan too rich for billionaire William Koch.
Bell specializes in retail, office and industrial real estate as well as land sales for homes or multi-use development.
Chairman Edward Callaway said the forested land was sold to Atlanta real estate broker Brad Smith for $4.63 million.
A body blow landed in the Livonia real estate slugfest.
Real Estate Commissioner Carl Madonick comments on "the Rockaway Giveaway" sale of city land in Queens.
PHILO, Calif (PRNewswire) Ã' Roederer Estate, the California outpost of Champagne Louis Roederer, recently acquired 27.41 acres of prime land in the Anderson Valley.
The Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program and the Land-of-Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition hosted the North Carolina Propane Autogas Roadshow at the Biltmore Estate today.
Isle of Wight to hire real estate broker for surplus land.
Kleban Properties, a Connecticut-based commercial real estate company, last week purchased property on the Berlin Turnpike for $3.35 million, according to town land records.
East Granby, CT Real Estate: Easy Access With A Rural Feel At Schoolhouse Landing.
COLUMBIA — A request to rezone nearly an acre of land near the Rocky Creek Estates subdivision to allow for more residential development was removed from Monday's City Council agenda by applicant Ted Littell.
His experience in real estate, small business and land ownership makes him a suitable candidate to help lead our county into an exciting future.
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The US Air Force will turn over the last tract of land it still owns at the former Lowry Air Force Base to the Lowry Redevelopment Authority, according to Inside Real Estate News.