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London's 'iceberg homes' plumb the city's depths

Basements built beneath luxury homes sidestep planning rules
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 05:50

London

IN London's most upmarket districts, shovel-wielding teams are hard at work in what look like mines hidden beneath luxury homes, sidestepping the British capital's planning rules by expanding underground.

Some of their more hi-tech kit may end up buried there - it is