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« on: March 17, 2008, 02:24:15 PM »

A fine example of estate agent speak reported by the Laidlermeister....

....If you want to live in the luxury accommodation now being built on the former Altrincham FC car park, look at the Arley Homes website. The development is called "The Court Yard, Hale" and is described as "A select gated development of twelve townhouses and two apartments, within walking distance of Hale Village. The development is set out in a courtyard arrangement, a layout which ensures that residents will enjoy peace, quiet and privacy in discreet surroundings that are entirely in keeping with the prestigious nature of Hale and its environs".....

Strangely, the words spacious and exclusive are missing, as is the phrase "highly desirable" and  " this superb executive development benefits from a fabulous view and a delightfully delicate scent of open air toilet blocks and catering facilities,  drunken away supporters baring their arses for a laugh, the deranged cries of local nutters, and the gentle wafting sound of traditional songs regarding sticking things up your arse."

Any why is it called "The Courtyard"? Can we please give this a proper name...suggestions?
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« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2008, 02:29:41 PM »

A fine example of estate agent speak reported by the Laidlermeister....

....If you want to live in the luxury accommodation now being built on the former Altrincham FC car park, look at the Arley Homes website. The development is called "The Court Yard, Hale" and is described as "A select gated development of twelve townhouses and two apartments, within walking distance of Hale Village. The development is set out in a courtyard arrangement, a layout which ensures that residents will enjoy peace, quiet and privacy in discreet surroundings that are entirely in keeping with the prestigious nature of Hale and its environs".....

Strangely, the words spacious and exclusive are missing, as is the phrase "highly desirable" and  " this superb executive development benefits from a fabulous view and a delightfully delicate scent of open air toilet blocks and catering facilities,  drunken away supporters baring their arses for a laugh, the deranged cries of local nutters, and the gentle wafting sound of traditional songs regarding sticking things up your arse."

Any why is it called "The Courtyard"? Can we please give this a proper name...suggestions?

Given that it's built in a defensive square formation, like a certain texas misson, and also like it, it's likely to be invaded by hordes of southerners, why not call it the Haleamo?
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« Reply #2 on: March 17, 2008, 02:32:17 PM »

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why not call it the Haleamo?
Cheesy   QUALITY
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« Reply #3 on: March 17, 2008, 02:37:05 PM »

It should be called the Chequered Past
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« Reply #4 on: March 17, 2008, 02:44:56 PM »

will you be able to watch the game on your balcony like those 'lucky' people at grays?
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« Reply #5 on: March 17, 2008, 02:52:31 PM »

Sadly it will have no windows onto the ground as I understand it.

When I heard that I put the money back in the Post Office and looked elsewhere.
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« Reply #6 on: March 17, 2008, 02:58:06 PM »

Any why is it called "The Courtyard"? Can we please give this a proper name...suggestions?

Thornley Manor

John King Acres

Market Dave Square

Coburn House

Acton Villas

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« Reply #7 on: March 17, 2008, 03:19:46 PM »

Real Estate Swindells?
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« Reply #8 on: March 17, 2008, 03:44:54 PM »

(Hopefully NOT) Relegation Close
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« Reply #9 on: March 17, 2008, 03:53:11 PM »

Basically just "Chris Lane"

Imagine waking up on Chris Lane every morning ... uhhhhh

or

Builtaftertheground Avenue ... Just so they are aware that its silly to complain about things like the other residents do.
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« Reply #10 on: March 17, 2008, 03:56:12 PM »

"Oh my God I didn't see that football ground there when I bought the house" Close
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« Reply #11 on: March 17, 2008, 04:05:30 PM »

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« Reply #12 on: March 17, 2008, 04:07:13 PM »

Geoff Street!
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« Reply #13 on: March 17, 2008, 04:34:19 PM »


walking distance to Hale village?HuhHuhHuhHuhHuh

appealing to hikers I see.

turn the floodlights off flats.

why aren't flats called flats anymore...when did they become apartments?
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Please step to the side and allow the club to move forward Grahame, you have no right to hold it for ransom over your personal ego.....
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« Reply #14 on: March 17, 2008, 04:38:31 PM »


why aren't flats called flats anymore...when did they become apartments?

luxury ones at that
i cant remember the last time i saw any new build that wasnt described as luxury
luxury kitchens where you can touch two walls standing in the middle
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