Saturday, 31 May 2008

More Like It

This is more like it! This is the kind of building that Cheltenham is known for, unlike the apartments in yesterdays post. This Regency terrace is on the upmarket Suffolk Square, just on the edge of the town centre. When they were first built in the 1800's this terrace would have been individual grand houses, but now the majority are divided into flats. I wouldn't mind one with a wrought iron balcony.

Have a good weekend one and all!

6 comments:

• Eliane • said...

Oh yes, much better! And if there was some flowers on all those balconies it would be fabulous. You know, like in New Orleans where flowers and plants are cascading from iron balconies and makes it very lush. You should write them a letter. ;)

Jackie said...

That's definitely more like it! I'd like a wrought iron balcony too - perfect for climbers like clematis :)

babooshka said...

Absolutely. The Cheltenham I rememeber. Far superior building with the wrought iron baclony. Geat back to back posts.

Cavite Daily Photos said...

wow Marley! This post is really interesting especially what my friend babooshka saoid above about thwrought iron balconies, It is so beautiful! I can even imagine having ornamental vines climbing on it if it was mine! wow!

I'll be here being a member of CDPB for a month this coming 5th of june! While I'll be celebrating my 18th Birthday this 4th of June! I really want you, Marley, and babooshka to know that here in this Daily Bloging world, you two are my best friends because you really come by to my blog usually. You just don't know how thankful I am whenever I see your names on my comment lists! I hope you guys feel my deep gratitude to both of you! I hope that you two will continue supporting my blog. If only I can find more friends like you, this CDP world will really be a great place!

Even if there would be just the two of you visitng it, I will still continue doing this with a smile in my heart!

Mabuhay from The philippines,
Steven Que

Ming the Merciless said...

I agree with you. The older building does have more character and style.

I, myself live in a 1920's apartment building. I specifically wanted a pre-war building when I was looking to moved three years ago.

Fénix - Bostonscapes said...

I'm thinking that the two flats that have the black and white balconies are owned either by the same person or by good friends with great sense of humor. ;D

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