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granny flat

A slang expression for accessory apartments in areas of single-family zoning; also called mother-in-law apartments or maid's quarters,they may or may not be allowed under zoning regulations.

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This family semi in Coleshill Road includes a granny annexe and has had pounds 50,000 taken off its price.
The house with the granny annexe is for sale at pounds 247,000.
The attached former surgery offers the original consulting room which is now a kitchen/laundry room with 21ft former waiting room and lobby which would provide a spacious granny annexe.
And though it has a "granny annexe" alongside, that has been earmarked for Grahame's elderly father, who lives alone in Bagillt and who will not be able to care for himself much longer.
Its accommodation briefly comprises of a reception hall, pleasant sitting room with dining area, enlarged breakfast kitchen being open to utility, side hall with guests cloakroom off, four bedrooms (master with en-suite), a further nursery bedroom/study, house bathroom and with the granny annexe, a large hall, sitting room, bedroom and modern ensuite.
It also offers the opportunity to extend as there is full planning permission for the development of a single-storey extension to form a granny annexe, dormer window to front elevation and double garage.
THE Council has made the following decisions: Conditional permission: A Dyson, demolition of existing outbuilding |and building of garage/workshop with granny annexe above, Moorgate Farm, Moor Lane, Netherthong.
In 1899 the house was extended and the accommodation would be perfect for a granny annexe or for an older child returning home from university and used to having their own space.
Ref: 13/2635/FUL Address: 30 Forest Lane, Kirklevington Proposal: Erection of detached single-storey granny annexe to rear.
"It is fully self contained and could be used as either a granny annexe or holiday let."
It has become the location for additional rooms, housing anything from a granny annexe to a gym, as well as becoming a dumping ground for household goods, with 63 per cent of respondents indicating they no longer use the garage to house their car.
Mr M Summers - Two-storey side extension to form granny annexe at 19 Fernhill Rd, Solihull.