How to win the domestic space race

  • By Bertie Russell
  • September 15
  • 2017

Benjamin Franklin once declared: “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Today he might add to that the ever-shrinking size of our homes.

As property prices remain beyond the reach of many would-be homeowners, research carried out for The Times by Hampton’s International shows how small our houses are compared with the average Victorian property.