Bertie Costain was brought up in a two up two down terraced house on the outskirts of London.
After leaving school he completed an apprenticeship in bricklaying.
He set up the successful building company, Costain Builders when he was in his twenties.
He loves expensive and eye catching cars.
His first love was a forbidden love as her parents thought he was not good enough for their daughter, who later went on to marry a lawyer.
Bertie did not find true love again until he was forty five.
Through taking a risk he became the owner of a property in Wentworth Place, one of the most prestigious addresses in London.
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