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All nice and Safe in our Bank Vault!

One of the perks of creating our antiques centre inside a Grade II listed old bank is that we’ve preserved much of the old place – Victorian wall tiles, carved wooden features including the old bank manager’s office, original double height windows and the old vault with heavy door, which used to house the safe. 272 more words

How Not to Buy a House

Earlier in the year, I sold my house. As you may remember I marketed it through an online estate agents and was pleased with the results. 1,189 more words

Getting Started

Strand Underground Station, London WC2R

London, UK, images; public transport

Address and postcode: Strand Tube Station, London WC2R 0JJ

Strand Tube Station, more recently known as Aldwych Tube Station, is a Grade II listed building. It is disused since 1994.


Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club, Lewisham, London SE13

London, UK, images; Rileys Sports Bars

Address and postcode: Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club, 233-241 Lewisham High Street, Lewisham SE13 6NQ (grade II listed building; closed since 2012)

Nearest station: Ladywell Station


Adelaide House, King William Street, London EC3R

London, UK, images; buildings and architecture – Grade II listed buildings (art deco buildings )

Address and postcode: Adelaide House, King William Street, London EC4R 9BU… 6 more words


Country House

_Gibside Project 2015

Gibside estate has been notable from as early as the 1200’s, growing in size and beauty architecturally and botanically. Left to fall into ruin, the estate is now under the vision of the National Trust, aiming to bring it back to it’s former glory as a pleasure gardens for the everyday man. 577 more words


Ticket to Ride

_Stephenson Works Project 2015

The birthplace of the locomotive and the setting for the driving force behind the first railways, the Stephenson Works is a historically prominent and beautiful structure that holds an important place in Newcastle and Britain’s industrial heritage. 372 more words