Princess Eugenie to rent threebed cottage at Kensington palace

first_imgPrincess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie (left) currently live togetherCredit:Yui Mok The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet with Barack Obama in their Kensington Palace apartments Her spokesperson said: “It is categorically not true.”The Daily Mail source added: “‘What can be said with all certainty is that Jack will not be moving in with her and nor are they planning to get married. He is a lovely young man and there is little doubt that they will settle down together some day.”The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge moved into Kensington Palace’s Nottingham Cottage following their 2011 wedding and have since moved into a suite of rooms once occupied by Princess Margaret.Buckingham Palace has been contacted for a comment.   Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Princess Eugenie is moving into a rented three-bedroom cottage in the grounds of Kensington Palace, it has been reported.Kensington Palace, in West London, is already home to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry.Currently, the 26-year-old lives in a four-bedroom, taxpayer-funded apartment in St James’s Palace with her sister Princess Beatrice.But reports suggest she will move into three-bedroom Ivy Cottage in Kensington Palace next year.center_img The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet with Barack Obama in their Kensington Palace apartmentsCredit:Kensington Palace/Pete Souza/Whi Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie (left) in a carriage  A source for the Daily Mail said Eugenie would now be paying “market rent” at her new accommodation and was unable to confirm whether public money would be spent on the Kensington Palace cottage.The source told the Mail: “The matter is still under discussion, but it is likely that she will take over the property in the next few months.”The news comes as her mother, the Duchess of York, firmly denied rumours the princess was planning to get engaged to her boyfriend of six years, James Brooksbank.last_img read more