It is entirely an individualistic thing... some do, while others do not. I know some who love it and others who hate it.
I personally enjoy listening and discerning various accents and dialects. I find it intriguing. However, linguistics is one of my personal interests. English accents are especially interesting. I do have a relative in the UK and I LOVE listening to him talk.
The accent is not necessarily attractive - just interesting and intriguing to me.
Personally, I consider an English accent to be very cool.
However, there are exceptions, such as the Cockney accent.
And although Scots are not English but British, I have a real problem with thick Scottish accents, because I can hardly understand what is being said. And when someone with a thick Scottish accent gets drunk, forget about it. ;-)
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