Step inside this extended country cottage in Worcestershire

Peek into this Worcestershire cottage with its wooden beams, pretty interior and spectacular surrounding landscape. Chosen by 25 Beautiful Homes. Find more house tours at

This extended oak-framed cottage, built in 2003 in Worcestershire, features a hallway, dining room, sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, four bedrooms (all en suite) and three bedrooms.

1/7 Exterior

exterior of beautiful cottage surrounded with grass and trees

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

2/7 Living room

living room with cream and red interiors

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

This cosy spot enjoys plenty of light and wonderful views across the country landscape. White and bright pink combine to create a feel good scheme in this airy living room.

Teddington sofa from Multiyork (opens in new tab)
Chelak handwoven rug from Oka (opens in new tab)
India Jane (opens in new tab)

3/7 Kitchen

kitchen with cream color cabinets and black chair

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

A gleaming pewter Aga is the focal point of this open-plan kitchen scheme.

Harvey Jones (opens in new tab)

4/7 Dining room

dining area with wooden furniture

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

The family's day begins in this bright, welcoming dining space. The owners opted for a classic country scheme of pale walls and natural materials to complement the exposed oak beams and timber-framed doors and windows.

Table and chairs

The House of Wood (opens in new tab)
Tablecloth and napkins
India Jane (opens in new tab)

5/7 Staircase

stairwell with wood and glass with beautiful chandelier

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

This spiral staircase with glass panels is a contemporary touch in this country-style home. The stag print makes a dramatic focal point.

Similar print (opens in new tab)

6/7 Bedroom

bedroom with white wall and wooden furniture

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson)

Elegant dark-wood furniture adds colour and contrast in this spacious bedroom. A balcony with French doors provides spectacular views over the Worcestershire countryside.

Sleigh bed

Simon Horn (opens in new tab)
India Jane (opens in new tab)
Laura Ashley (opens in new tab)

7/7 Bathroom

bathroom with white interiors

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Robert Sanderson )

The roll-top bath is strategically positioned next to windows cut out of the fretwork of beams.

Freestanding bath and basin
Bill Landon Bathrooms (opens in new tab)

Like what you see? Find more ideas and inspiration on the 25 Beautiful Homes website

Heather Young
Heather Young

Heather Young has been Ideal Home’s Editor since late 2020, and also edits its sister title Style At Home. 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.