Name: Marie Hewitt
What do you do at the Royal William Yard? I am the director of Residence One. My soft furnishings business and showrooms, ‘Individual Interior Solutions Ltd’ are based here.
When did you first come to the Yard? My husband and I discovered Residence One in November 2013, whilst trying to locate a suitable venue for a Timmy Mallet art exhibition.
What’s your favourite spot at the Yard? The decking with panoramic sea views across to Drakes Island within Residence One’s garden.
Describe the Royal William Yard in one line: A stunning, award winning destination!!
If you could bring one new thing to the yard; what would it be and why? An out of the immediate area, Park + Ride scheme, for obvious reasons.
What made you choose to live/work at Royal William Yard? I love Plymouth, but there’s Plymouth and then there’s Royal William Yard!!
What do you do to relax? Can’t really remember! Put on my wellies and head to the beach with Toby my Westie.
Favourite memory of the Yard? The photo shoot with our sponsor Herring Shoes and Timmy Mallet next to the Royal William Yard harbor.
Tell us a secret about yourself: I was once runner up in the all England tap dance championship.
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