Take a tour around a period farmhouse in West Sussex

Step inside this period Sussex farmhouse with a vintage French-style interior. Chosen by Country Homes and Interiors. For more house tours and decorating ideas, go to housetohome.co.uk

The Grade II-listed farmhouse dates from the 17th century and is situated at the foot of the Sussex Downs.

1/10 Exterior

house exterior red brick wall white window lawn and pathway

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

2/10 Living room

living room with white wall brick wall at fire place and grey sofa with cushions

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

The stunning exposed brickwork fireplace is complemented by a palette of taupes and greys in the living room. Velvet upholstery and a cosy rug add to the opulent feel.

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3/10 Living room chair

living room with white wall armchair with designed cushion and lamp

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

A French antique chair adds timeworn charm to a cosy corner in the living room. The shabby chic look is accentuated with distressed antique furniture.

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4/10 Kitchen island

kitchen with white wall white cabinets wooden table and stool

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

An antique butcher’s block is the focal point of the kitchen and provides space to sit, as well as a useful preparation area.

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5/10 Kitchen

kitchen with white cabinets wooden table ceiling lamp

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

White painted beams, shabby chic country furniture, vintage pieces and an on-trend pendant light combine to create a kitchen with a light and airy feel.

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6/10 Dining room

dinning room with dinning table and bench cream colour wall window and plates glasses

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

A simple rustic French scheme is created in the dining room with benches and a spacious table bedecked with linen tablecloths.

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7/10 Dining room towards occasional table

dinning room with white wall frame on wall

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

In the dining room, carefully chosen vintage accessories and eclectic finds enhance the neutral scheme.

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8/10 Home office

wooden table with lamp and plants pot

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

In the home office, an antique French table is a useful place to store pretty vintage and rustic finds.

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9/10 Bedroom

bedroom with cream wall wooden bed with designed cushion

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

An easy-on-the-eye palette combines with beautiful French furniture, sourced from antiques markets, to create an elegant yet cosy look in the main bedroom.

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10/10 Bathroom

bedroom with grey wall bathtub wash basin and white designed trolley

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Brent Darby)

A beautiful roll top bath and traditional-style basin add to the bathroom’s period charm, while soft grey tones give the scheme a calming feel.

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Wall paint
Pavilion Grey by Farrow & Ball

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