Furious couple hang a 6ft sign across their £286,000 new-build home to warn off other buyers

Mail Online | 4/29/2019 | Connor Boyd For Mailonline
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A furious couple who say their £286,000 new-build is like 'Fawlty Towers' have hung a giant sign from the front of their house to warn off other buyers.

Mother-of-two Faye Douglas, 40, and husband Neil, 38, bought the four-bedroom home on the Persimmon evelopment in Droitwich, Worcestershire, last June.

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They made the purchase after the birth of their twin boys to give them a 'forever home' to grow up in.

But Mrs Douglas claims their lives have become a living nightmare after the house was allegedly left strewn with 30 faults - including wonky walls and doors, and windows that don't open properly.

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The fed-up couple decided to take matters into their own hands and hang the 6ft by 2ft sign on the property.

It reads: 'Don't buy a home here until you've spoken to us. Huge snags and appalling aftercare!'

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Mrs Douglas, a part-time teacher, said: 'We wanted to enjoy a family home but it's just been an absolute nightmare.'

'We've been here for nearly a year and they've done nothing. The house should never have been signed off in this state. We regret buying it, it's got so many faults.

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'We bought the house as a family home. The idea was after all the stress of the boys being born we wanted to move forward and have positivity but it's been anything but.

'The house is like Fawlty towers. It would be a lovely house if it was put right. We haven't even been able to put a picture up.

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'We've had sleepless nights, arguments and loads of stress.'

The couple moved into the house in June 2018 after the birth of their sons Cilleon...
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