- the corner or side of a fireplace.
- a place near the fire.
- fireside; hearth.
Origin of chimney corner
Examples from the Web for chimney corner
Historical Examples of chimney corner
She led him in, and after locking and barring the door, conducted him to the chimney-corner.Werwolves
They called her Cinderella because she always sat in the chimney-corner.
She is dragging with her the chains from the chimney-corner.
He was dreading it now, although he sat so quietly smoking in the chimney-corner.Our Frank
Let me give him half my supper, and perhaps he can sleep in the chimney-corner.Canada and the Canadians, Vol. 2
Richard Henry Bonnycastle
- a recess that contains a seat in a large open fireplace; inglenook