Adele’s modest apartment in south London is worlds apart from home with Rich Paul

Bridie Wilkins

Adele currently owns three homes in Beverly Hills and a mansion in Kensington worth £ 11 million that she could share with her boyfriend Rich Paul, but her cozy childhood home was very modest.

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Born in Tottenham in 1988 Hi the hitmaker lived in Brighton for a few years but spent part of his childhood in a modest apartment in south London. Between the ages of 11 and 18, Adele and her mother Penny lived in a property in West Norwood located above a discount store that has since been converted into a pub. Knowles by Norwood.

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She talked about recently rumors it was “run”, and opened up about his fond memories of home. “I think my first memory of the Eton mess would have been, I mean I grew up in north London in Tottenham, but we did a few years in south London when I was older, it was the best house I’ve ever lived in, it was with my mother, “she told British Vogue as a part of Ultimate British taste test video.

“In fact, this house is always talked about in the press, as if it was really run-down and stuff like that, because it was above what became a discount store, and all our little roof terraces were all interconnected.

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Adele’s childhood apartment in West Norwood

“And it was great we had a young family in the end with these three lovely little boys who used to run up and down in their diapers and I feel like one of them made a big Eton mess one day and brought it forth. “

Her former home is also located directly next to a gas station, which Adele previously revealed when she said, “Me and my mom and our roommate live across a store next to a garage – it caught fire for a couple months ago.”

It is believed that the property in south London was the inspiration behind Hometown glory, Adele’s hit single in 2007. Apparently, her bedroom walls were inside a sanctuary for the Spice Girls, one of her favorite bands, before she discovered people like Etta James and Ella Fitzgerald in a record store nearby.

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Adele decorated her walls with posters of Spice Girls

She moved to Notting Hill on her own when she turned 18 in 2006, after being offered a record deal almost immediately after graduating from Brit School.

Five years later in 2011, Adele began renting an incredible mansion in West Sussex, which reportedly cost around £ 15,000 a month. Since then, her transatlantic real estate portfolio has steadily expanded.

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