garden apartment


Definition of garden apartment

: a multiple-unit low-rise dwelling having considerable lawn or garden space

Examples of garden apartment in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 1975, Norman and Marna Cary lived on the bottom floor of a Hyattsville garden apartment that backed onto woods near the Northwest Branch of the Anacostia River. Washington Post, 28 Nov. 2021 Investors FCP and VaultCap Partners have acquired the Corey Place Apartments, a 275-unit garden apartment community at 602 West Pioneer Parkway in Grand Prairie. Steve Brown, Dallas News, 6 Aug. 2021 Mother walked softly into the garden apartment through the kitchen door. Vivian D. Nixon, Harper's BAZAAR, 28 June 2021 Authorities say Williams was identified as the ex-boyfriend of a 30-year-old woman who was shot in her garden apartment in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday. Katherine Rosenberg-douglas,, 3 June 2021 The fire affected 28 units in a three-story garden apartment building in the 13100 block of Larchdale Road in the Laurel area, the fire department said. Washington Post, 23 Dec. 2020 However much Arizona is associated with sprawl, the Phoenix region is actually a builder of everything — towering condos, garden apartment complexes, golf course villas. Conor Dougherty, New York Times, 31 Oct. 2020 The rentals would have between 551 square feet for the smallest garden apartment and 1,319 square feet for a two-bedroom townhouse., 18 June 2020 Of those, almost two-thirds live not in high-rises or garden apartments, but single family homes, or buildings with four our fewer units. Shawn Tully, Fortune, 14 May 2020

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First Known Use of garden apartment

1913, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of garden apartment was in 1913

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“Garden apartment.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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