If you’re lucky enough to be on the property ladder – and can even afford a real house with stairs – there might be something missing from your list of requirements that will save you a lot of time every morning. Yes, it’s a slide in your house.
A four-bedroom house has hit the market with a price tag of £900,000, and it has one major feature: a huge slide connecting the first and ground floors.
The house in Reydon, Suffolk is a 15 minute walk from the beach and has sea views. It has a huge open plan kitchen and dining area with folding doors to the garden . It would probably be the USP of any other property, but definitely the most exciting feature of this particular home is the gigantic metal slide that emerges through an arch in the hallway. Sure, it could be designed as a “family” home, but who’s to say the slide isn’t for adults too?
Durrants, real estate agents, wrote in an official listing on Rightmove: “To go back down to the ground floor, you can of course take the stairs. But why would you when the property benefits from its own slide to effortlessly return to ground level.
Further down, he adds: ‘Ggreat fun for kids of all ages.
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