Definition of section house in English:

section house


  • A building providing residential accommodation for unmarried police officers.

    • ‘Twenty-four-year-old Max Priestley, a police officer based at Epsom, has been forced to move out of a flat in Stoneleigh and into a section house in Addlestone.’
    • ‘Further, no explanation was given by Mr Bhoti as to why he did not go back to the section house when he decided to leave the function.’