Elm road holds a special place in my heart. It was our family home for decades and grew as we needed it to.
We bought the house in 1970 for £50,000 which was a lot of money at the time. It was a three bedroom detached house in the suburbs of London.
Growing with the family
After our three children were born, it was time to make sure we had enough room. London, as it is now, is a place that it is advantageous to invest in the property you have rather than try and buy a new one. So we extended the house into the garden.
The lessons I learned from Elm Road helped me form River Bank…