He was as good as his word: for he rode immediately to his house, and complained of the trespass on his manor in as high terms and as bitter language as if his house had been broken open, and the most valuable furniture stole out of it.
that the covey was originally sprung in Mr Allworthy's own manor.
Thus it came about that John Douglas of the Manor House had within five years won himself quite a reputation in Birlstone.
On a quiet countryside, where all gossip is welcome, this weakness of the lady of the Manor House did not pass without remark, and it bulked larger upon people's memory when the events arose which gave it a very special significance.
Cecil Barker's tall, loose-jointed figure was a familiar one in the main street of Birlstone village; for he was a frequent and welcome visitor at the Manor House.
A terrible tragedy had occurred at the Manor House, and John Douglas had been murdered.
On reaching the Manor House, the sergeant had found the drawbridge down, the windows lighted up, and the whole household in a state of wild confusion and alarm.
She was the lady of the manor
and the patroness of his school; and then, as I say, he was a very noble-looking man, and probably took her fancy; and, sir, whenever some women set their hearts on a man there's no stopping them.
She had not wanted to go to London just when her sister Maria's daughter was going to be married, but she had a comfortable, well paid place as housekeeper at Misselthwaite Manor and the only way in which she could keep it was to do at once what Mr.
What you're to be kept at Misselthwaite Manor for I don't know, unless because it's the easiest way.
The people at the Manor
House did not wait to hear us talk.
One morning, about eleven, Dorothea was seated in her boudoir with a map of the land attached to the manor
and other papers before her, which were to help her in making an exact statement for herself of her income and affairs.
The firm also runs Dunmurry Manor
, on the outskirts of West Belfast, which is the subject of an ongoing investigation by the Commissioner for Older People.
is racing in the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship and the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans under the new Chinese banner of CEFC Manor
In its prime, Dowles Manor
in Bewdley boasted 16th century architecture and Elizabethan murals painted by travelling Italian artists.