chimney corner definition

  • noun:
    • The side of an open hearth or hearth in a house, traditionally looked at as a place for old or unwell.
    • the room involving the sides associated with fireplace plus the fire; ergo, the fireside.
    • The spot of a fireplace, or the space involving the fire plus the sides for the hearth; for this reason, the fireside, or a spot near the fire.
    • a corner by a fireplace

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