The door was ajar, and he stepped into a little hall covered with ingrain carpet.
Then, as the door of the first reception-room was ajar, he at last ventured in.
It was broad daylight, and the door leading into the prim little hall was ajar.
The hall door was ajar, and when I pushed it open, no one was in the hall.
The landing at the top was dark, but the door at the rear ...