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    Default Notice the coal holes and old gassies.

    What's the going rate for houses in the Faulkner Street area? this could be the Harley Street of Liverpool.

    Such nice Georgian Terraced houses and always kept clean,I might be inteested in buying one? there seems to be a lot empty? why is this? thats if they are?

    There's such a lot to be photographed around this area


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    Thought you'd been out and about then George....
    Wouldn't have thought they'd be empty though, just people out at work maybe
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    out at work yer say? well if folk are living in them thee house...I say houses as thats what they are and them ther folk are living like hermits judging from the sad net curtains just hangin roughly to say the least...sheeesh you'd have thought drape curtains would be apparent on such lovely window casings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by George View Post
    What's the going rate for houses in the Faulkner Street area? this could be the Harley Street of Liverpool.

    Such nice Georgian Terraced houses and always kept clean,I might be inteested in buying one? there seems to be a lot empty? why is this? thats if they are?

    There's such a lot to be photographed around this area
    The coal holes are genuine - though I doubt if many still have coal delivered. Most are lived in, but not on a 24/7 basis. Huge rooms take a lot of heating, whatever fuel you're using, so best to borrow someone else's warmth during daytime hours. Curtains too can be very expensive to clothe those huge but lovely windows. Some residents are still saving up...

    BTW, Liverpool already has its Harley Street: it's called Rodney Street.

    The 'gassies' however are not old, but 'neo-gassies' - repro, like your neo-Georgian or mock-Georgian, and were only installed a few years ago; though they are an improvement on what came before them...

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    What are the things in the glass panel above the doors?

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    Air vent fans,when the wind blows slighty it lets in air.

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