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Mother-of-two, 54, says her £350,000 new-build home has 245 faults

Added 09-19-19 01:36:01am EST - “Mother-of-two Carol Ritson, 54, had been excited to receive the keys to the four-bedroom detached in Keynsham, Somerset, but when she moved in she found it was far from finished.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Mother-of-two, 54, says her £350,000 new-build home has 245 faults”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

A mother-of-two has condemned developers after her dream property turned into a nightmare with hundreds of 'snagging' issues in the £350,000 new-build home.

Mother-of-two Carol Ritson, 54, had been excited to receive the keys to the four-bedroom detached property built by Persimmon in Keynsham, Somerset.

But she was left devastated when she moved into the property in June to find it far from finished, with a team of tradesmen still working on the interior.

She commissioned a surveyor who identified 245 'defects' and found the house was 'heavily infected' with radon, a radioactive gas which can cause lung cancer.

To add insult to injury Ms Ritson was offered just £250 in John Lewis vouchers as compensation when she complained about the home. 

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