This masonry cottage is built on the old plan of scullery (with the sink) separate from the kitchen, which is more of a living space. It has three bedrooms and no indoor bathing or toilet arrangements.
The Modern Home by Walter Shaw Sparrow, 1906. (London, UK) —from my library
But of all the garbled language And the terms employed by these Addle-pated folk in London There are two that take the cheese. Here they are, O gentle reader: “Undies” - ha! - and “Cossies” - ho! (Blow me, but I hate to write it, it embarrasses me so!)