summer kitchen


Definition of summer kitchen

: a small building or shed that is usually adjacent to a house and is used as a kitchen in warm weather

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The house sits on an oversized lot, and its exterior features include a 40-foot-long pool, a cabana with summer kitchen and a large covered terrace. Robyn A. Friedman,, "Renovated home of ex-Calvin Klein CEO listed for almost $8 million," 16 Apr. 2018 Omlin’s office sits in what used to be the summer kitchen of a 1905 farmhouse in the arid Quincy Valley, an area bordered by the Columbia River to the west and the city of George to the south. Catherine M. Allchin, The Seattle Times, "A spirited partnership with Woodinville Whiskey Co. saved the day (and then some) at a struggling family farm," 23 Oct. 2018 Outside, the resort-style backyard features an artificial grass/turf area, a covered patio with a summer kitchen, an overlooking second-story balcony and a pool with travertine decking. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "Bellaire showcase home is open today, May 27," 27 May 2018 The project, called 111 First Delray, will include a pool with cabanas, recreation deck, covered open-air lounge, summer kitchen, bar, billiard tables and a fitness center. David Lyons,, "Delray Beach luxe project obtains $20.59 million construction loan," 18 June 2018 The expansive outdoor living space includes a large living and dining area with a quartzite floor and tongue-and-groove ceiling, a full summer kitchen, outdoor speakers and television wiring, and a fireplace with a stone surround. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "Tanglewood home offers amenities throughout," 20 May 2018 The apartment will have 15-foot-tall ceilings, an outdoor summer kitchen, two powder rooms and a stainless-steel pool. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "Penthouse on a Private Island in Florida Asks $40 Million," 19 Apr. 2018 Outside there is a covered patio that includes brick flooring, a wood plank ceiling, a fan and a summer kitchen; an outdoor shower; and a large backyard. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "New West University Place home offers open plan, flexible design," 15 Apr. 2018 Outdoor spaces include a heated swimming pool and spa, a summer kitchen and covered patios. Lauren Beale,, "PGA pro Henrik Stenson finishes his round at Florida golf community," 21 May 2018

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1632, in the meaning defined above

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