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UK 2015 General Election: 10 Downing Street’s Famous Front Door

As the United Kingdom prepares for the 2015 General Election on 7th May, all current party leaders will be dreaming of having their photo taken in front of 10 Downing Street’s iconic black front door once the votes have been counted.

While the “celebratory” photos will rightly focus on the victorious, newly elected, Prime Minister, here IronmongeryDirect takes a deeper look into the fascinating history of what will be the inevitable backdrop – the most famous front door in the world from 1732 to 1991 and beyond.