Definition of baronial:
noble, magnific, statuesque, gallant, carpeted, epic, stately, good, magnificent, appointed, comfortable, sublime, brownstone, beachfront, cavernous, massive, big, burned-out, monarchical, splendid, formal, impressive, glorious, carbuncle, grandiose, blue-blooded, proud, Homeric, ducal, superb, imposing, colonial, monumental.
The step banks, beautifully wooded, and in spring one mass of primroses, are crowned here and there with ruined Border towers- like Elibank, the houses of Muckle Mou'ed Meg; or with fair baronial houses like Fernilea.- "Angling Sketches", Andrew Lang.
The son- in- law of the Frau Generalin, Herr Heinrich von Poser, the royal receiver- general of taxes in the principality of Jauer and Schweidnitz, received us in the baronial mansion, conducted us with great politeness to the dining- room, where he entertained us with various discourse, like a highly- talented and well- educated cavalier.- "Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II.", Gustav Freytag.
- "The Golden Age in Transylvania", Mór Jókai.