Playfair St landmark comes down

A prominent but derelict Caversham property was demolished last week.

The house, at 29 Playfair St, is believed to have been built in the 1870s but had been unoccupied for several decades.

A crew from Nash and Ross demolished the house on Thursday, and archaeologists were scheduled to investigate the site on Friday. 


A lick of paint was all that was required and it would have been nice hovel for somebody.

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