Definition of Undercroft. Meaning of Undercroft. Synonyms of Undercroft

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Definition of Undercroft

Undercroft
Undercroft Un"der*croft, n. [Under + Prov. E. croft a vault; cf. OD. krochte crypt, and E. crypt.] (Arch.) A subterranean room of any kind; esp., one under a church (see Crypt), or one used as a chapel or for any sacred purpose.

Meaning of Undercroft from wikipedia

- An undercroft is traditionally a cellar or storage room, often brick-lined and vaulted, and used for storage in buildings since medieval times. In modern...
- stalagmites have formed within the undercroft. During the 1970s and 1980s, there were regular tours of the undercroft. The tours stopped abruptly in 1989...
- The Chapel of St Mary Undercroft is a Church of England chapel in the Palace of Westminster, London, England. It had been a crypt below St Stephen's Chapel...
- placed as always on the side opposite, the dormitory, raised on a vaulted undercroft, and the chapter-house adjacent, and the lodgings of the cellarer, responsible...
- The Undercroft at 72/74 High Street in Guildford in Surrey is a medieval undercroft or storage room. It has been described as one of the finest examples...
- Thames. Undercrofts were common features at the time, used to house a variety of materials including food and firewood. Whynniard's undercroft, on the...
- and restore a Catholic monarch to the throne. The plotters leased an undercroft beneath the House of Lords; Fawkes was placed in charge of the gunpowder...
- Square and Festival Terrace); modification of the Queen Elizabeth Hall undercroft and the lower two levels of the Hayward to provide a frontage onto Southbank...
- building is supported on octagonal reinforced concrete columns, with an undercroft below, and is vee-shaped. The two arms of the vee-shape are linked to...
- that successfully campaigned against the redevelopment of the Southbank Undercroft skateboarding spot at the Southbank Centre site in London, England. The...
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