A piece of Fleet Street history: Katharine Whitehorn’s desk for sale | Media

They were inspiring and entertaining words that helped set the tone for more than just one era of social change. Katharine Whitehorn’s 60 years of provocative, useful and funny journalism and books were all typed up at a large wooden desk in a busy family living room.

Now that desk, a piece of classic Danish design as well as vintage Fleet Street history, is to go under Bonhams the auctioneer’s hammer to raise money for a charity that cares for people with Alzheimer’s disease.

The celebrated Observer columnist and author of the totemic 1961 handbook Cooking in a Bedsitter is now 92 and one of the many to suffer with the debilitating condition.

Her home of many decades in Hampstead, north London, has now been sold following her move into a nearby care home, and this Wednesday her sons are to offer her original Kai Kristiansen desk, with all its

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Columbia Property Trust and Allianz Real Estate Expand Joint Venture to Include 221 Main Street in San Francisco

Allianz takes 45% interest in Columbia’s South Financial District tower at $400 million valuation

Brings combined gross asset value of joint ventures between Columbia and Allianz to $2.3 billion

Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CXP) and Allianz Real Estate today announced that they have completed the formation of a joint venture to recapitalize 221 Main Street in San Francisco. Allianz contributed cash of $180 million for a 45% ownership interest in the joint venture, which values 221 Main Street at $400 million. Consistent with most of the other ventures between Columbia and Allianz, Columbia will retain a 55% ownership stake and function as general partner for the venture. Columbia will also continue to oversee the day-to-day operations of the asset.

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221 Main Street, a fully-leased, 381,000-square-foot office building in San Francisco’s South Financial District, is now part of an

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Entire row of semi-detached houses overlooking water for sale so you could own most of the street

If you’re thinking about moving to a more scenic location and a three bed semi-detached home, then this new build by the water might be the perfect spot.

In fact, given this entire row of semis on the Castle Pill waterway in Pembrokeshire is for sale you might be able to take your extended family with you (and keep them totally separate, of course). If collectively you have the budget, there’s a semi-detached home available for everyone!

These are four urban semis with a difference. Instead of pavements, cars, street lights and other houses outside the windows, these homes have a view of inland water that other semis can only dream about.



a train traveling down a dirt road: Row of four semi-detached houses overlooking Castle Pill, Blackbridge near Milford Haven for sale for £380k each with EA R K Lucas & Son


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Row of four semi-detached houses overlooking Castle Pill, Blackbridge near Milford Haven for sale for £380k each with EA R K Lucas & Son



a body of water in front of a house with Slater Mill Historic Site in the background: Row of four semi-detached houses overlooking Castle Pill, Blackbridge near Milford Haven for sale for £380k each with EA R K Lucas & Son


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