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While Tom Daley was limbering up for a 25m plunge into the Olympic pool, at Peel Cottage, we were looking forward to our own aquatic adventure. The electric shower was now fitted and working! Having completed the decoration of the stairs and landing, we were looking forward to a little relaxation time before the next […]

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We have spent the last few weekends ‘drying out’. This had nothing to do with an excess of Herefordshire cider but the plumbing problems ‘on high’, the solution to which is still in the hands of our insurer and awaited quotes from builders. Given the situation our great strides of progress have been somewhat stunted and […]

Darkest Before Dawn

Feb
2012
03

posted by on Black and white, builders, Cottage renovation, Herefordshire, Holiday cottage, Pub, The Crown

They say it gets darkest before dawn and at Peel Cottage it gets colder before a P Cert! There is a snagging list of jobs that our builder is ‘attending’ to after a show down (ahem, site visit) last weekend and we are now toiling away on the decoration in the midst of a new […]