Origin of chimney corner
Examples from the Web for chimney corner
The old grandmother sat in the chimney-corner, but she seldom was very talkative in the presence of her stern daughter.The Wide, Wide World|Susan Warner
Here, in the chimney-corner, seated on a block, I found Arthur busily engaged in knitting stockings!Arthur Mervyn|Charles Brockden Brown
In the cold winter-time we were always side by side in the chimney-corner.
Mrs Rose had gone up-stairs, and Isoult sat alone in the chimney-corner.Robin Tremayne|Emily Sarah Holt
Grandmother Year at last began to nod over her tea-cup in the chimney-corner.