The exterior of this family home mixes Scandi-inspired painted cedar cladding with a contemporary zinc roof.
1/9 Exterior | Eco-friendly new build house tour
2/9 Hallway | Eco-friendly new build house tour
To break up the white walls in the hallway, the woodwork has been painted in a muted green tone.
3/9 Living room | Eco-friendly new build house tour
The living room features a huge fireplace which creates a cosy focal point. There's an abundance of limestone and oak surfaces, giving the living space its barn-like feel.
4/9 Staircase | Eco-friendly new build house tour
Fresh white walls, smooth wood and limestone tiles draw attention to the geometric architectural features.
The limestone flooring is from Mandarin Stone.
5/9 Kitchen | Eco-friendly new build house tour
A leafy green view adds vibrancy to a neutral colour scheme.
6/9 Kitchen | Eco-friendly new build house tour
The oak and concrete kitchen features plenty of open shelving, but maintains a clean, rustic style.
7/9 Attic room | Eco-friendly new build house tour
The spare room has been turned into a sumptuous snug, featuring tactile furnishings, such as velvet seat pads and richly patterned ethnic rugs.
Try Alfies Antiques Market for a chair like this.
8/9 Bedroom | Eco-friendly new build house tour
A lofty ceiling creates light and a sense of space, while rugs and wall hangings add colour and texture.
The antique cabinet was a gift; try Laura Ashley for similar pieces.
9/9 Bathroom | Eco-friendly new build house tour
A mirror from an old antiques shop and a refurbished roll top bath are teamed with a sleek concrete shelf that holds the contemporary basin and Vola taps.
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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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