It sounds like a good idea to buy an old hotel to go home until you come across avocado suites and urinals that often lurk inside. A spaghetti-
The 12 bathrooms and showers have a chaotic style of drainage pipes, plus a few acres of partition walls, and when Julia and Nigel MacDonald turn to the hotel in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, they also have to leave, return to the elegant early Victorian house, which was before the 1970 conversion.
The most satisfying moment was a huge, ugly glass fire.
The screen was removed from the stairs.
Julia, 45, said: "The stairs are lovely, but they are blocked by this terrible, dimly-shaped safety glass with wires inside and the same thing on the stairs window.