The top 10 house names in the North region are:

1. The Bungalow (2) 6. The Lodge (4)
2. Rose Cottage (3) 7. The Vicarage (14)
3. The Cottage (1) 8. Orchard House (12)
4. School House (6) 9. Ivy Cottage (13)
5. Hill Crest (9) 10. The Old Vicarage (15)

(1998 UK Top 50 position in brackets)

In the North, several names appear in the top 10 which fall outside the top 10 in the national survey.

Landscape references are again popular, but in the North it is the hardier and more prickly evergreen species that are more common, such as Fir, Pine, Sycamore, Cedar, Holly and Ivy.

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