Just as a reminder, Roy Brooks was an estate agent from 1950-1971. His witty, truthful descriptions made his ads worth scouring the property ads of the Sunday Times and Observer. Here is the next in our series -
W1. Small modernised. PERIOD RES. Dble drawing room, 3 decent enough bedrooms, b&k (new 8 yrs ago). Small paved garden with flower bed. The outlook – the backside of Woolworths – might be considered a little fustian, but good enough for our clients (HER grandpa & uncle are Peers; descended from DUCHESS OF DEVONSHIRE, HE decent upper middle class, descended from 6 generations of Generals. STIRLING CASTLE was ‘Home;) it’s probably good enough for you. £8,550 FREEHOLD.