This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

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This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

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Re: Gilmour's Mansion

Post by snifferdog » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:56 pm

Nice find - I see there's an article on it (Hook End Manor) in theDaily Wail. What a shame the place appears to have been abandoned. There's a touch of the Marie Celeste about it, the way you can still see board games on tables, modern washing machines and crockery on the dresser. I wonder who bought it from Trevor Horn?

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Post by everton1690 » Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:21 pm

snifferdog wrote:Nice find - I see there's an article on it (Hook End Manor) in theDaily Wail. What a shame the place appears to have been abandoned. There's a touch of the Marie Celeste about it, the way you can still see board games on tables, modern washing machines and crockery on the dresser. I wonder who bought it from Trevor Horn?
Probabley wetherspoons :lol:

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Re: Gilmour's Mansion

Post by snifferdog » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:28 pm

:lol:

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by twcc » Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:06 am

On a bit of a tangent, here's an article feature before and after images for another former Pink Floyd home

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... -room.html


Note, I have edited the title of this thread as the original subject 'property' was once the former home of DG whereas the title suggested it may still be.

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by snifferdog » Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:22 am

Ha! This could yet turn into a Pink Floyd property porn thread :)

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by twcc » Sun Sep 24, 2017 3:37 pm

^^^
Indeed, I recall there was a video on t'internet that featured an abandoned property (if I recall correctly in Sussex) that was once owned by Roger Waters ... unable to find it at present but I'll continue to look.

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by Peter Harold » Tue Oct 03, 2017 1:41 pm

The property of Mr Richard Wright in Southern France is on sale since a couple of years. I am sad I can't afford to buy it. I would like to have it as my writing studio and invite musicians that can relate to the Music of Pink Floyd.

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by snifferdog » Tue Oct 03, 2017 3:38 pm

Do you have a link for it, Peter?

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by everton1690 » Tue Oct 03, 2017 4:08 pm

snifferdog wrote:Do you have a link for it, Peter?

this may be it

https://www.mansionglobal.com/es/articl ... s-for-sale

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by moodyblue » Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:19 pm

Mike Oldfield's house that he wrote Ommadawn in was up for sale again recently. Only half a million!

http://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for ... 60313.html

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Re: This was formerly Gilmour's Mansion

Post by Keith Jordan » Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:55 pm

Looks like it needs a lot of work!! <.8.>