front onto (something)

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front onto (something)

To be positioned in the direction of something. I want a bedroom that fronts onto the park behind the house.
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front onto

v.
To be facing something. Used especially of buildings: The living room windows front directly onto the street.
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The Allen Close home fronts onto West Road on the Durham estate.
The company behind the proposals said it hoped the development, which fronts onto Parkway and the A548 Shotwick Road, would help to breathe new life into the area.
The emerging design proposals (gia 17,500m2) include block retention of the alexandra wing which fronts onto grays inn road, with full demolition of sussex, victoria and levy wings, that formed the previous courtyard behind.
But the firm has come back with a fresh application, submitted on February 1, for the site, which is currently occupied by two derelict commercial buildings and fronts onto A41 New Chester Road.
The boutique hotel would see the Howells building that fronts onto St Mary Street renovated.
The property fronts onto Charlotte Street, between the Travelodge and Stay City hotels.
A communal entrance and lounge fronts onto a view of the local church, with a security system fitted internally throughout.
The first venue has taken over Unit 20, the 2,500 sq ft former Foot Locker site, in Queens Arcade, which fronts onto Queen Street.
The L-shaped 61-acre plot, around the former Standard Fireworks factory site at Crosland Hill, fronts onto Blackmoorfoot Road, Felks Stile Road and Crosland Hill Road.
Its dedicated commercial precinct fronts onto King Abdullah Road, one of two highways along with Celebration Road that flank the development.
The proposed site fronts onto Albany Road and is currently a car park.
A new science facility, including laboratories alongside teaching and meeting rooms, is being created by extending and redeveloping the current MB Building, which fronts onto Stafford Street.
This is becoming nothing unusual, but the difference here was that the person involved was a resident or relative of a resident at Sunset II/Mirage - a complex that fronts onto the swimming area.
Derby House (recently re-named) actually fronts onto Chapel Street, Rumford Street and Exchange Flags but does not touch Water Street.
The elevation fronts onto a full width shallow pond which has lively reflections from the cascade yet creates an oasis of tranquility in the busy city.