butler's pantry


Definition of butler's pantry 

: a service room between kitchen and dining room

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Between the kitchen and formal dining room is a small butler's pantry with a sink and wine cooler. Emma Kate Fittes, Indianapolis Star, "Hot Property: This six-bedroom home in Carmel's West Clay could be yours for $950,000," 6 July 2018 The house also has a drawer dishwasher, outdoor fridge, pool casita, butler's pantry, wine chiller and bread warmer. Lorraine Longhi, azcentral, "Hollywood money manager buys $3.8 million Paradise Valley mansion," 25 June 2018 Other features of the home include a catering kitchen, lap pool, wine room with sitting area, butler's pantry, a 24/7 security system and an elevator. Dana Burke, Houston Chronicle, "Woodlands mansion with famous closet now listed at $7 million," 15 May 2018 The house has a dining room with wine storage and butler's pantry. Lorraine Longhi, azcentral, "Luxury homes: Restaurant/club owners buy $4.4M Paradise Valley mansion," 21 May 2018 The kitchen has Sub-Zero and Thermador appliances and a butler's pantry, while the master suite has walk-in closets, a steam shower and heated floors. Bob Goldsborough, chicagotribune.com, "Ex-Blackhawk Niklas Hjalmarsson lists Lakeview home with optional side yard," 25 July 2017 There's also a butler's pantry with a beverage refrigerator, food pantry with another refrigerator, laundry/project room with a gift-wrap station and an activity room that could be turned into wine storage. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "$4 million feng shui mansion designed to maximize good fortune (photos)," 6 Mar. 2018 The butler's pantry has original thick glass shelves over stainless-steel counters. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "$2 million surge in 2 years: Wiederhorn's foreclosed mansion sells for $4 million (photos)," 26 Feb. 2018 The dining room, library, kitchen with a butler's pantry and breakfast room with bay windows fill out the main level. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "On the market: Romantic Oregon beach homes (photos) Psst: It's almost Valentine's Day," 10 Feb. 2018

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1757, in the meaning defined above

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