mill·​work | \ ˈmil-ˌwərk How to pronounce millwork (audio) \

Definition of millwork

: woodwork (such as doors, sashes, or trim) manufactured at a mill

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This renovated suburban home boasts exquisite millwork, vintage details, and dark hardwood floors throughout., "Farmhouse style home in Barrington: $899,000," 2 July 2019 Alex is a skilled craftsman who specializes in millwork with a midcentury-modern aesthetic. Vanessa Lawrence, ELLE Decor, "Kumiko Is a New Bar in Chicago That Will Instantly Transport You to Japan," 11 June 2019 The single-level home at 16337 Shady View Lane showcases a warm and inviting interior with beautiful architectural details, millwork, Old World textured walls, travertine tile and cherry wood floors, and high ceilings. Monica Lander, The Mercury News, "Sponsored: Bask in the comfort of this Mediterranean-style home’s serene aura and beautiful architectural details in Los Gatos," 5 June 2019 August worked with Susan Yun of Yun Architecture on the layout and millwork in the kitchen. Jennifer Fernandez, House Beautiful, "This Manhattan Kitchen Has the Most Surprising Stove," 7 Mar. 2019 Interiors include open layouts, vaulted and 9-foot ceilings, finished two-car garages, solid-surface countertops in kitchen and bathrooms, white painted millwork and engineered wood flooring. Landed Gentry Homes And Communities, The Seattle Times, "Free Tulip Festival passes available with model tour," 11 Apr. 2019 Built in 1905, this Foursquare-style home had great bones (namely its original Scandinavian-style wooden millwork), but was worn and in poor condition. Lauren Smith, House Beautiful, "A Dramatic Renovation That Makes Us Green With Envy," 10 Sep. 2015 Once the rebar is worked into the designer shapes, millwork, kiln cast glass, marble, leather, and final details are added to finish off the design. Lucia Tonelli, ELLE Decor, "A Bold and Sculptural New Furniture Collection Inspired by the Basics," 26 Feb. 2019 Built in 1887, the four-story greystone has 3½ baths, high ceilings, large windows, five fireplaces, an eat-in kitchen with a large island and a fireplace, a grand staircase, and millwork. Bob Goldsborough,, "Retired Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops lists longtime Gold Coast mansion," 16 June 2017

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First Known Use of millwork

1865, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of millwork was in 1865

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