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There is a billiards room upstairs that has a wet bar and French doors that open onto a balcony.
One more thing The presidential suite comes with seven wraparound terraces and a billiards room
The castle's many rooms include a dining room that seats 60, a billiards room dating from 1836 and a drawing room with full-size bay windows.
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The word billiards refers to any of various games played on a cloth-topped, cushion-railed rectangular table by driving small, hard balls against one another or into pockets, with a long stick called a cue. Carom, or French billiards, is played with three balls, two white and one red, on a table without pockets. The object is to stroke the white cue ball so that it hits the two object balls in succession, scoring a carom (one point). English billiards is also played with three balls, but on a pocketed table; it is scored in various ways. Snooker is another popular British billiards game. The principal billiards game in North America is pocket billiards, or pool. The Billiard Congress of America controls US tournament play, including the US Open Pockets Billiard Championship, regarded as the world championship.
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