What is a “stone’s throw away”?
The phrase a “stone’s throw away” is used to refer to something that is very close by. The phrase basically came from the fact that the distance you can throw a stone is between 20-100 feet, which is very close.
So, people often say “it’s just a stone’s throw away” to refer to a location that is very close by.
Here’s an example of it’s usage:
“Stone’s throw away” In a Sentence
"We live very close to the mall. It's just a stone's throw away."