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Cotswolds Council Eats All The German Pies

by | 5th, June 2007

POOR old Gerrit and Angela Pies.

Having forked out the substantial sum of £2million for their dream home in the Cotswolds, the German couple have now been told that their Hollywood-style mansion may have to be demolished.

The Pies bought the house from builder Mark Rathbone, who had himself acquired the property for £485,00 in May 2005 before redeveloping it.

However, planning officers are now claiming that the design and size of the project is a radical departure from what had been originally approved, with the new 450sq m floor space over 150sq m more than had been agreed.

Townsfolk are also unimpressed with the mansion’s grandeur . Although

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