granny flat


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granny flat

granny flat

n
(Architecture) self-contained accommodation within or built onto a house, suitable for an elderly parent. Also called: granny annexe
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I stayed with friends until I was given a granny flat attached to a pal's house.
The additional space would make the perfect granny flat, or could even be turned into a rental income or at-home business opportunities.
An extension at the back can be used as a self-contained annex - perfect for a granny flat or teenage den.
FROM the second Kylie clobbered Callum over the head with a wrench and the bad boy was buried under Gail's granny flat, we knew that wouldn't be the last we'd see of him.
Not to be outdone by EastEnders, Corrie is set for an explosive week on the cobbles when Carla Connor (Alison King) leaves the soap and Callum Logan's body is unearthed from Gail's granny flat.
There are also problems elsewhere on the street as Gail's granny flat finally up its gruesome secret and as the investigation begins, David, Kylie Sarah get a visit from the police.
Since the changes came into effect on August 2 this year, the granny flat industry claims there has been a dramatic increase in the number of inquiries from residents interested in locating one on their property.
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.
In week three, Jonathan and Fiona are looking for a dream home in an isolated location with enough land for daughter to work with horses, and a granny flat for Jonathan's mum.
Will creating a granny flat over the garage provide the perfect solution, giving Peggy her freedom while still allowing Sue to keep an eye on her, or will it create a new set of problems?
Among the words new to this third edition are El Nino, metafiction, minimalist, outplacement, s/he, ghost net, sacred baboon, waitron, Mirandize, narrowcast, women's studies, granny flat, sunspace, and comfort food.