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Going underground! Couple transform 100-year-old concrete WATER TANK into £380-a-week holiday home (complete with wi-fi and Smart TV)

And before...: How the water tank looked when the couple first bought it 10 years ago
Transformation: Cambridge Lodge, which was a disused water tank, has opened as a holiday home
A disused concrete water tank dating back to 1909 has been transformed into a luxurious holiday home.
Jim and Lisa Hardy spent 10 years renovating Cambridge Lodge, which was covered in earth and only accessible through manholes in the roof.
The couple, who bought the property from Severn Trent Water, gave it a makeover – based on a sketch on the back of an envelope.
Transformation: Cambridge Lodge, which was a disused water tank, has opened as a holiday home
Transformation: Cambridge Lodge, which was a disused water tank, has opened as a holiday 
home
see more pics after the cut
Makeover: Inside the dining room in Cambridge Lodge - a 100-year-old concrete water tank















By CAROL DRIVER

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Peter Mbah was born on the 17th, March 1972
He started his primary education in 1978. He attended the Army Children School, Bori Camp, Port Harcourt where he obtained his 1st School Leaving Certificate in 1984. In the same year, he proceeded to Owode High School, Owode Egba, Ogun State and in 1990, he graduated with a Senior Secondary Certificate in Education (SSCE) (O’Levels).
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