Step inside an 18th-century period home in Surrey

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This Georgian cottage in Surrey features a hall, sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, three bedrooms and a bathroom.

1/8 Exterior

exterior house

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

2/8 Living room

living room with table and fireplace

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

The neutral walls give a sense of calm, while antique funiture and embroidery add a vintage element to this traditional living room.

Similar embroidered footstool
Ian Douglas Designs

3/8 Kitchen

kitchen with cabinets

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

The subtle blue units, wooden flooring and range cooker give this room a country farmhouse feel.

Bespoke drawers
Dalton Joinery
Similar paint
Farrow & Ball

4/8 Kitchen-diner

dining table with flower vase

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

Soft pastel-blue shades and wooden furniture create a relaxing country feel in this light and airy kitchen.

Similar table
Scumble Goosie

5/8 Dining room

dining room

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

The antique Georgian pedestal table gives this stately dining room a period feel. Here, an ornate chandelier completes the look.

Similar chair fabric
Ian Mankin

6/8 Master bedroom

bedroom with flower vase

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

Create a soft, luxurious look with Oriental wallpaper in powder pink. A carved French-style bed adds a touch of grandeur. Layered with a cosy floral quilt and plump cushions, it makes a welcoming place to relax.

Laura Ashley
Similar bed
Sweetpea & Willow

7/8 Guest bedroom

guest bedroom

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

Toile wallpaper and check and striped fabric are combined here to create a classic English look.

Wallpaper Direct

8/8 Bathroom

bathroom with bathtub

(Image credit: Future PLC/Robert Sanderson)

This simple, uncluttered bathroom with indulgent contemporary bath calls to mind a tranquil spa.

Similar bath

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Heather Young

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.