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Caravan home for sale



Contact: 020 3795 5920

Price:
£700,000 Leasehold
Hornsey Road London N19

Once a Victorian butcher’s shop, this remarkable and delightfully unique two-bedroom live/work maisonette can be found a short walk from Stroud Green and Archway. Replete with an array of beautifully restored original features, some Grade II-listed, it offers over 1,200 sq ft of internal accommodation across two levels.



Much of the kitchen is Grade II-listed, and Historic England make particular mention of the tiles which adorn the walls and floors, the latter an intricate mosaic of green and white. At ceiling height there is a glazed frieze composed of wonderful ‘Art Nouveau’ tiles.
Two marble-topped counters are positioned on either side of the room, one with hand-painted scenes of rural landscapes which are thought to be illustrations of Hampstead Heath from the period. At the rear, there rests an original wooden payment kiosk, its shelves and fitted desk creating a brilliant study.



Beyond this is a sitting room, with original wooden floorboards and fireplace, and views over the courtyard garden. Adjacent, is a workshop which could be used as another study or spare bedroom. The old staircase which would have provided access upstairs is now redundant but has been cleverly repurposed as a stepped storage space instead. Access to the courtyard garden and patio is on this floor. Neither outside space is demised to the property, however both are used solely by the maisonette. They are gated, private and get the afternoon sun.



The two bedrooms and shared bathroom are situated on the lower-ground floor. In the larger bedroom, plumbing is in place to allow installation of a generous en-suite and there is a large window onto the courtyard. Both have zoned underfloor heating, whilst the whole apartment benefits from an air-to-air heat exchanger, which is effective at circulating fresh air throughout the home.

On The Island of Crete

Contact:
info[at]real-medicine.org
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Price: £74,000
€85,000
Camping site with olive trees for sale on
                  Crete

Camping site with
                  olive trees for sale on Crete

Camping site with
                  olive trees for sale on Crete

Camping site with
                  olive trees for sale on Crete
On the sunny Greek island of Crete, off the beaten track are 5.5 Acres / 2.37 Ha with 220 mature olive trees ranging from 70 – 400 years old providing shade and seclusion for an eco-camp project. Land is certified organic by TUV Austria Hellas. The boundaries of the land are clearly defined by the 180 metre long river-course and a seasonal stream on the upper part of the land.  A local government well provides water directly to the land.
 
No lease, privately owned just 3km from the Nopigia coastline and 38km from Chania – a beautiful old Venetian fort town.

Google Earth:  35°  29’ 06. 80”  North     23°  43’ 48. 40” East
(centre of land)

Welcome to the future – a true wild camping experience that helps our planet and provides hassle-free camping. A rare opportunity awaits the new owner to put one’s individual stamp on this work in progress ‘off-grid’ eco-camp, because a long-term injury has forced the owner to sell his land. 

To maintain a small carbon footprint on the environment and to make it difficult to spot your neighbour’s camp 10-12 pitches are recommend in Richard’s eco-camp blueprint.  Also, at the end of the season in October you can produce your own high quality Artisan Olive Oil from the remarkable and versatile ‘Koroneiki’ olive trees.

Activities to attract wild-campers are many – cycling, hiking, kayaking, snorkelling, kite-surfing, scuba diving and many historical sites to visit.


THE OLD FIRESTATION, BILLINGHAY, LINCOLN

Contact:
Tel: 07949 499 388
stokesmichael[at]rocketmail.com
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Price:

£235,000




Fire station conversion


An "ICONIC" Grand Design providing 5 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms. 2000 sq ft of Open Plan Living with lots of original features set within a village location. Very Quiet and convenient. Close to shops, Doctors, Transport, Takeaways.
THE FIRE ENGINE ROOM
A HUGE! 36 x 24 ft OPEN PLAN SPACE with 14 ft HIGH CEILINGS (This is where the Fire Engine was kept)
An AMAZING PLACE to ENTERTAIN with plenty of Room for 50 Guests.
There are BRAND NEW RETRO FLOOR COVERINGS THROUGHOUT
Featuring the FIRE ENGINE DOOR 12 x 12 ft which Opens onto the FRONT DECKED TERRACE with Raised Planters and Bamboo Screening.
There are Red CAST IRON RADIATORS,
BLACK Crittal Window Frames Throughout.
Original features include Original FIRE BELL in Solid Brass, and FIRE EXTINGUISHERS"
Unique Hand Made "CORNER KITCHEN" With ISLAND BAR. Hand Made PINE SHAKER CUPBOARDS & TILED COUNTER TOPS, fridge! Dishwasher, Oven & Hob.
Masses of cupboard space.
The ENGINE ROOM has EXPOSED PAINTED BRICK WALLS, PINE BOARDED CEILING & PINE WALL INFILL PANELS
Combination of Switched & Dimmed Down-lighter Areas for Different moods.

Remodelled to provide FIVE Bedrooms, HUGE Family Bathroom, UTILITY with space for Washer/Dryer/CHB & Cloaks!
Separate SHOWER ROOM SUITE Three piece.
1 x MASTER BEDROOM SUITE with Walk-in Wardrobe & Bathroom Adjacent.
1 x DOUBLE BEDROOM.
3 x SINGLE BEDROOMS Nice sized rooms with space for wardrobe etc. Feature Wood Paneling and private outlook.

The Old Firestation is enclosed with 6 ft high Ivy Clad Walls which make it Very Private, Secure and Secluded. At the front is the Deck Terrace with raised planters & Bamboo. There are FURTHER TERRACED AREAS to the Front, Sides and Rear.
Plus all designed to be of VERY LOW MAINTENANCE.
There is potential for a ROOF GARDEN.

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