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A loo with a view

Work converting a disused public toilet on Sheringham seafront into a luxury holiday home is on target to be completed by Easter.

The two storey block, which was built in 1900, commands spectacular views of the sea and coast. It was bought at auction in May 2011 by builder Nick Willan, from Cawston, Norfolk, as a thirtieth wedding anniversary present for his wife, Susan.

He paid £104,000 and expects to spend £30,000 turning it into a stunning second home. He is being allowed to raise the roof to add a third floor. A spiral staircase will run through the property and bigger windows and balconies will take advantage of the views.

North Norfolk District Council were forced to shut the Victorian lavatories in 2006 because they needed major improvements including electrical work. Proceeds from the sale of the toilets have been used to fund a new toilet block 300 yards away down the beach.

There is no garden or land with the property and the couple have decided to name the property "Wee Retreat".