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on the floor closest to level with the ground

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cried, or rather vociferated, from a window on the ground-floor, a voice which he recognized as Bazin's, who at the same time waved a handkerchief with one hand, and held a large candle in the other.
There was a ground-floor and a floor above it--and that was all.
It had a ground-floor which was reached by a few steps, and above it was an attic, with which we need not concern ourselves.
This belonged to an imposing carriage gate in a high, clean wall between two houses, of which one rationally enough bore the number 9 and the other was numbered 37; but the fact that this last belonged to Porthill Street, a street well known in the neighbourhood, was proclaimed by an inscription placed above the ground-floor windows by whatever highly efficient authority is charged with the duty of keeping track of London's strayed houses.
Mr Verloc, thus led along a ground-floor passage to the left of the great carpeted staircase, was suddenly motioned to enter a quite small room furnished with a heavy writing-table and a few chairs.
The suite of rooms on the ground-floor were lighted up, and a military band was playing in the hall.
The great drawing-room, which I have already mentioned, and the other chambers on the ground-floor, were crowded to excess.
Lady Tippins at home, with the room darkened, and her back (like the lady's at the ground-floor window, though for a different reason) cunningly turned towards the light.
The ground-floor home is available on an unfurnished basis.
The house has been renovated over recent years with underfloor heating to the kitchen and bathroom, double glazed windows, ground-floor central heating, solid oak flooring and doors and granite working surfaces.
Israeli coffee and espresso chain Aroma Espresso Bar signed a long-term, 4,443 s/f ground-floor on the northwest corner of Barclay Street for its fourth Manhattan location.
From either of two ground-floor entrances, one to Lambeth Palace Road, the other to an internal street, you enter a huge volume, with ground-to-floor 'rocket lifts', encased in steel and painted bright red.
This project will feature 103 apartment units and 3,000 square feet of ground-floor commercial space.
In this instance Cathy Wilkes's mesmerizing multipart installation occupied only the gallery's ground-floor rooms.
LOS ANGELES -- New Brentwood-Area Building, Inspired by Vancouver Architecture, Will Combine Residences, Offices and Ground-Floor Retail