Thanks to rising property prices and expensive care home fees, a growing number of families are opting to live with, or right next to older relatives, by building granny flats
on their homes.
HOUSING market experts have welcomed the Government's moves to exempt many "granny flats
" from stamp duty rises intended for people buying second homes.
There is also a granny flat
to the lower floor which comprises a hall, lounge, kitchen, entertaining room, two bedrooms and a wc.
"The granny flat
is becoming cool again and is perceived as a huge advantage to buyers when I show them around properties.
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
. It has an exposed beam ceiling and a multi-fuel stove as well as a cloakroom.
The Babbs Mill Cottage has stood next to the River Cole in Sheldon for more than 200 years and is grade II listed, but owner Julian Lutak wants to enlarge the building, creating a bathroom, toilet, larger kitchen and granny flat
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.
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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.
A granny flat
on the ground floor was knocked through to create a vast family kitchen
The Manor House, which is currently run as a guesthouse, has views over the sea and features a snooker room, Jacuzzi and a granny flat
The additional space would make the perfect granny flat
, or could even be turned into a rental income or at-home business opportunities.
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It's split over two levels with a main house and a granny flat
There is also a large gym above a triple garage which could be used as a granny flat