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Built to Last?

Attitudes to ageing homes vary around the world An English country cottage in Devonshire I’ve just upgraded from an 84-year to a 999-year lease on my apartment. To put that in historical context imagine my London mansion block had been built by the Saxons during the reign of Ethelred the Unready – we’d now be […]