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ranch

extensive grazing or pastoral farm or holding. See also range (2). Called also station, run, selection.

ranch cattle
brood cows, commercial cattle used for producing young cattle for fattening.
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A typical ranch house has exposed ceilings and light coming into the public spaces, but ours didn't have that.
that could not have been imagined when [the Getty Ranch House Museum] first opened in 1954, or even when the [Roman] Villa building opened in 1974.
And then I thought of the hundreds of isolated cabins, ranch houses, and other homes spread across these rattling-dry mountains, most of them hunkered right down in the trees.
SAN DIEGO -- The Ranch House at Del Sur, the information center for the newly opened master-planned community by Black Mountain Ranch LLC in north San Diego, last week was awarded a Platinum LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification, a program of the U.
21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, the first Ranch House Cafe and Grill will open to the tunes of crackling steaks, fizzing suds and cool, hip music.
Friday Sumo feat Heavy Lies The Crown - Empire, M'bro; Last Anthem - The Normanby; No Regrets - Smiths Arms, Billingham; Bryan Adams Experience - Square One, M'bro; Saturday Cherry Bs Burlesque Summer Special - Georgian Theatre, Stockton; The Persuaders - The Park, M'bro; Stu Page - Ranch House Club, Hutton Rudby; Sunday Alpha Place - The Normanby; General Knowledge Quiz - Rudds Arms, Marton; Wednesday Tees Hot Club - Station Hotel, Stokesley 9pm; Quiz Night - Smiths Arms, Billingham 8.
In the new book Cliff May and the Modern Ranch House (Rizzoli, 2008; $60), former Sunset home editor Daniel P.
They brought the quality of good architecture to the mass housing industry,'' says Alan Hess, author of ``The Ranch House,'' and architecture critic for the San Jose Mercury News.
They chose a ranch house in Four Hills, an exclusive subdivision perched above Albuquerque, New Mexico.
In celebration of the holidays, Barona Valley Ranch Resort & Casino is also inviting guests to enjoy a delicious meal at the award-winning Ranch House Buffet for only $8.
Choose from a rustic 1, 2 or 3-bedroom cabin complete with cozy fireplace or Ranch House rooms in the Main Lodge that can accommodate 2-6 people.
There are so many of them everywhere that they kind of fade into the background,'' says Hess, author of ``The Ranch House,'' (Abrams, $45).