This Man Spent £10,000 Taking His House Back To The 1930s

And it’s weirdly awesome.

1. Here’s Aaron Whiteside relaxing at home.

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2. Aaron grew up listening to pre-War music, and became obsessed with the era.

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3. So he’s spent £10,000 making his house look like this.

4. It’s kind of amazing.

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5. He originally bought the house, in Blackpool, for £80,000, after it had stood empty for nearly a decade.

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6. Some of the wallpaper was buried in a time capsule in the 1930s, and it cost him £100 a roll.

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7. The heaters and fireplaces are all from the 1930s too, and they warm the home - not central heating.

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8. Even the water is heated from the coal fire.

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9. He’s bought items on eBay, and salvaged others in skips and in second hand shops.

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10. He cites the suites and his gramophone as his favourite items.

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11. Other items include the crockery…

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12. …everything else in the kitchen…

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13. …and this radio.

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14. The 1930s were arguably Blackpool’s hayday.

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15. He says: “People are really interested in the house - my friends always ask if they can take pictures, they think it’s really different.”

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