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Synonyms for mantlepiece

shelf that projects from wall above fireplace

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Alan Pardew was crowned double Manager of the Year last season for his magnificent effort, but could also do with a major bauble on his mantlepiece.
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There is always space on the mantlepiece," said the 25-year-old who left the Belfast giants for the Candystripes this summer.
Guests in the nearby Forget-Me-Not Room have reported books flying off the mantlepiece in the middle of the night for no apparent reason, she said.
As we all know, few things are as pretty as a New England town at Christmas time, with every clapboard house bedecked with hand-made wreaths and red bows, each pine Christmas tree festooned with lights and hand-crafted ornaments, each mantlepiece laden down with candles, stockings, carved figures and still more greenery.
has a shiny new ornament on the mantlepiece this month after picking up the Man Booker prize for his novel, The Narrow Road To The Deep North.
It's as if she's another child like me, a child that incongruously loves to polish the brasses, the twin copper kettles, all those little knick-knacks on the mantlepiece.
An elaborate fireplace surround, used in the Rowan Atkinson TV comedy series Blackadder, sold for pounds 230, while a more plain-looking mantlepiece from Alf Garnett's livingroom made a more humble pounds 38.
Trinity Coward, two, suffered head injuries when the stone and marble mantlepiece fell on her Her dad Shaun had used industrial-strength glue to fix the fireplace, which he bought on eBay, at their home in Norwich.
But I've got a title winners medal from West Brom and that's on the mantlepiece.
You can't stick an ecard up on the mantlepiece can you?
I for one will be bedecked in my tweeds, leaning on the mantlepiece, smoking a pipe and listening to the Bakelite hoping that those fine chaps such as Steven Gerrard and Rio (where on earth do they get these names these days
They're now artwork on my mantlepiece and doing just fine
Then she chose what she really liked from ornamental bits and pieces around the room and displayed them on the mantlepiece.
And his mum, Lyn, said he wants to retain the trophy for a third year to remain in pride of place on the mantlepiece at home in Clive Street, Grangetown, Cardiff.