Definition of country house in English:

country house

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  • A large house in the country, typically the seat of a wealthy or aristocratic family.
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    • The location would appear to be the great hall of their country house, something in Berkshire, perhaps.
    • The family also owned a country house in a large forest west of Paris.
    • A substantial country house set in mature gardens and beautiful countryside

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