Sentence Examples with the word staircase

Built the graceful horseshoe staircase in the Cour du Cheval Blanc; Napoleon I.

The Durazzo Pallavicini palace has a noble facade and staircase and a rich picture-gallery.

Portions of a chapel remain, dating from the 13th century, and including a porch and a stone altar; while beside it are traces of a tomb hewn out of the slate, and of some domestic building which had a staircase and a pointed arch above the door.

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Then the voice said something more, Demyan replied, and the steps in the felt boots approached the unseen bend of the staircase more rapidly.

It therefore became customary for those who possessed the means to dedicate at least a tombstone in the neighborhood of the staircase of the great god, as the sacred spot was called.

A staircase of 900 steps leads to the top. On one of the landings is a huge rudely-carved stone figure of the giant Enceladus, and at the top is an octagon building called the Riesenschloss, surmounted by a colossal copper figure of the Farnese Hercules, 31 ft.

It is a threestoreyed building with arcaded verandas and a fine staircase leading to a loggia on the first floor.

In the fine square called the Brink is the old weigh-house, now a school (gymnasium), built in r528,with a large external staircase (1644).

Of these Darkot, with a glacial staircase on each side, is typical.

A broad staircase led straight up from the entry, and to the right he saw a closed door.