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Weekend & Cute Little Guy …

We went to the plot this weekend to prepare it for the build. I can't believe it's finally happening, it feels like a long time since we purchased the plot and started negotiating with the planners etc etc etc ... We had to buy a new ride-on mower (called him Super...

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Final Lattimers Meeting …

OHYES! Today we had our final meeting with our builders and everything is good to go! The meeting was to finalise a few details, pricing and stage payments etc, and also to give us our schedule to enable us to enable them to stay on track - lol ... This is so fun ......

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Moles Moved In – lol …

OHno! It looks like we've been invaded by giant moles. lol. We went to our plot today to have a little look around and to take some things to store in our barn and this is what we found; a giant mole hill - lol, so big. We had moles when we bought the plot, but we got...

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Post Box & Signs …

These are images of the post box, which will go at the end of the drive fastened, initially to the post and, eventually to the wall that we have build around the boundary. And the signs will also be fastened, initially to the post and, eventually to the wall. We will...

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The Barn (Cherry Trees) …

These are some very loose ideas we have for the Barn, which is now called Cherry Trees. And the glass front we will also mirror round the back too. It's rather modern for us but planning are very particular and render (which for the record I hate with a vengeance) is...

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The Plot …

The plot is in Southwaite, Cockermouth, looking into the beautiful valley of Lorton and is approximately just over 1/2 acre. It’s not somewhere, area wise, that planning would generally be approved, but it’s a replacement building for one that keeps flooding. It...

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Teach thy tongue to say, “I do not know,” and thous shalt progress.

— Maimonides