Illustrated Architecture Dictionary

Inglenook
EENG gil nook

1.A nook or corner beside an open fireplace

2. A bench, especially either of two facing benches, placed in a nook or corner beside a fireplace

An Arts and Crafts style favorite house feature



Examples from Buffalo architecture:



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