Jul 31, 2008

Mittal's street costliest in Britain

After being hailed as the richest Indian in the world and the wealthiest in the United Kingdom, it has now emerged that India-born steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal resides on Britain's most expensive street.

In a list of Britain's costliest streets, the top slot has been grabbed by Kensignton Palace Gardens, popularly known as Billionaire's Row, where Mittal family has purchased three houses and was once home to late Princess of Wales Diana.

As per a ranking of Britain's 20 highest value streets, compiled by property website Zoopla, London's Kensington Palace Gardens is top-ranked with an average house price of about 41.4 million pounds, while Compton Avenue in Hamstead, North London, has come as the distant second with an average price of 7.5 million pounds. Read more

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