954. Ground 15: ill-treatment of furniture.

The court1 may make an order for possession where the condition of any furniture provided for use under the tenancy2 has, in the opinion of the court, deteriorated owing to ill-treatment by the tenant3, or any other person residing in the dwelling house4, and, in the case of ill-treatment by a person lodging with the tenant or by a subtenant of his, the tenant has not taken such steps as he ought reasonably to have taken for the removal of the lodger or subtenant5.

An order for possession on discretionary Ground 15 may be made to take effect at a