Step inside this traditional family home in Kent. Original Victorian features sit alongside modern additions to create a timeless look that is easily achievable.
This three-bedroom Victorian terrace has a smart exterior with original sash windows and smart black trimming.
Traditional wooden panelling gives the hallway a period look. A radiator has been disguised with a decorative cover and all the woodwork has been painted white to keep the hallway light and welcoming.
3/9 Living room
A leather Chesterfield sofa was the starting point of the living room scheme. The patterned rug and wallpaper coordinate with the rich red of the leather upholstery, creating a vintage look. The upholstered lampshade brings a touch of contemporary to the room.
Marks & Spencer
Aqua tiles bring a simple country kitchen scheme up to date by adding a splash of colour. Pastel accessories complement the look, and the scheme creates a feeling of calm and tranquillity.
7/9 Bathroom basin
Bathroom storage doesn't have to be dull. A wire shelf unit is a great way to display pretty boxes and bottles.
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9/9 Boy’s room
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Heather Young has been Ideal Home’s Editor since late 2020, and Editor-In-Chief since 2023. She is an interiors journalist and editor who’s been working for some of the UK’s leading interiors magazines for over 20 years, both in-house and as a freelancer.
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