Monthly Archives: June 2011

Town hall at Warminster for sale on ebay

Warminster's old town hall is for sale on ebay It's actually up for auction - Wednesday 27TH July
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Monmouthshire grand design up for sale

Just two years ago it was on Channel Four’s Grand Designs programme but now the grade II listed property is up for sale at £2.75m – more than three times the £830,000 banker Dean Berry and his public relations executive … Continue reading
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New housing show from Channel 4

Architect George Clarke leads Empty Homes Campaign Does your area need better housing conditions? Want to do something about it? Channel 4's George Clarke is presenting a new TV series which will campaign on housing issues across the UK. The … Continue reading
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Alderley Edge – footballers pad?

This posh pad in Alderley Edge is pretty spectacular if you like neon There are several other rooms with neon lighting in. I don't like it. It's all too shiny and modern for me. For £3,995,000 I'd want a huge … Continue reading
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The Kingston Estate

The Kingston Estate looks amazing. It's not just a house it's a whole business which is the only thing that puts me off. I'm afraid I'd want to swan around the place on my own not have to run it … Continue reading
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Grand Designs – the very first one

If you're a fan you might have already seen the very first one back in 1998. It's a great show where the budget is so reasonable you'll be shocked! Grand Designs Series 1 episode 1 - A couple in Newhaven … Continue reading
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Witanhurst

Witanhurst development causes uproar. The story is on the Daily Mail site Interested in reading more - the planning applications on Camden Council site are available for Witanhurst.
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Enough bedrooms – 13!

How many bedrooms is enough? 13 would be plenty for most families I think. If you've got £1.35M then this wonderful house could be yours. It's not got a huge amount of land with it, only two acres, but it's … Continue reading
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Don’t want to buy a house that needs an arrow

I don't want to buy a house which needs an arrow pointing out which one or which bit it is. I want the next house I buy to be individual enough in location to stand out. Is there anything wrong … Continue reading
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Barkisland Hall

Barkisland Hall is a fine Graded I Listed medieval hall, Looks really lovely, some fantastic windows, wood panelling. Built in 1638 for John Gledhill Here's its listing
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