The two-house family in the 20th century turned the theory on its head when it also discovered the joys of motoring down to rural parts to enjoy the deprivation of a weekend cottage
The Vicar (Dawn French, right) is fed up with rich townies buying weekend cottages
in her beloved Dibley - until she meets one of them, and he's rather handsome.
The Vicar (Dawn French) is fed-up with rich townies buying weekend cottages
in Dibley - until she meets one of them, and he's rather handsome.
The National Trust holiday weekend cottages
are located all over England, Wales and Northern Ireland and offer the opportunity for a number of different types of holiday.
In Oslo, Midsummer Sunday meant almost the entire population had abandoned the city for weekend cottages
and summer retreats.
However, as the Tour de France weekend went on they slowly came around to the realisation that Yorkshire (and I'm led to believe 'e North') was actually a nice place, with some professing hopes of visiting and leaving their rural weekend cottages
on the south coast, if only for a single week-weekend.
It could also fuel demand for weekend cottages
-pushing up property prices across Anglesey,Gwynedd and Conwy.
Comics Rowan Atkinson, Michael Palin and Stephen Fry have weekend cottages
Plainly, they feel left behind by the Blair way of life, sidelined by the metropolitan elite who venture outside the M25 only to visit their weekend cottages
23 WEEKEND cottages
became a practical and fashionable retreat for wealthy Londoners.
Meanwhile, Geri got a bee in her bonnet about the number of wealthy city folk who've been buying weekend cottages
in Dibley, but her views took a dramatic turn when handsome Harry (guest star Richard Armitage of Robin Hood fame) made her acquaintance.