granny flat


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granny flat

n. an apartment built into a garage or house for an elderly parent to live in. The garage has a granny flat including all utilities.
See also: flat, granny
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An example of a granny flat liable for the new rate could be one capable of being sold separately, worth more than one third of the property value, worth more than PS40,000 and with its own utility supplies and bills.
In the current housing market, it may well be there is a lack of demand for houses with granny flats attached.
There is also a granny flat to the lower floor which comprises a hall, lounge, kitchen, entertaining room, two bedrooms and a wc.
The fabulous property has been sympathetically updated and extended to provide a detached two-bedroom annexe ideal for guest accommodation, granny flat or holiday let.
Being offered with no upward chain, there is potential for converting the existing property into one with a granny flat.
A granny flat on the ground floor was knocked through to create a vast family kitchen - with plenty of room for a table and chairs plus a sofa.
94 Morris Avenue, Wyken - groundand first-floor side extension forming granny flat.
Because of their failing health, it was planned that they would move into a granny flat to be built alongside Scott's home and meanwhile they moved to a nursing home in Southport and in November 2001 he was given the power of attorney His father died the following January and in the July their home was sold for pounds 279,525 and the money went into her account Mrs Scott died at the end of last year aged 82 but before her death the fact that the money had gone came to light and she made two written statements to police
It would be an ideal family home with separate space to rent out or use as granny flat.
Outside there are mature gardens with security gates and lighting, a large double garage and a home office suite ideal for conversion into a self-contained granny flat.
A further bedroom has access to a sitting room and conservatory, and leads to a second kitchen with its own private entrance and further en suite bedroom, which has the potential to be a granny flat.
In the grounds there is a detached oak framed building which is currently being used as a studio but could be turned into a granny flat.
Jean lives in a granny flat extension to the cottage her daughter and son-in-law, Kerry and Ian Parker, bought in 2006.
Application ref: 12/2842/FUL Date received: December 11 Address: The Conifers, Darlington Road, Long Newton Proposal: Conversion of detached garage to form granny flat accommodation, including erection of conservatory to side and creation of vehicular access onto Darlington Road.