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A tidy arrangement of rooms lies behind the front door of this Edwardian country home, including this compact library, where a comfortable sofa from CB Designs, 01798 865298, provides a quiet spot for reading.
1/9 Comfortable library
2/9 Georgian-inspired dining room
Elegant dining room
The imposing stature of these Georgian dining chairs and antique style pieces make this elegant dining room fit for a banquet. Visit Oliver Charles Antiques (opens in new tab) for similar antique furniture pieces.
3/9 Rustic kitchen
The three statuesque, painted terracotta urns from CB Designs, 01798 865298, make this room seem larger and the ceiling higher than it really is. The bespoke kitchen, designed by Doug Bicknell Cabinet Makers, 01730 815816, has a chalky rustic feel that is perfect for a country home.
4/9 Hotel chic bedroom
This scheme epitomises sleek hotel glamour. The symmetrical element provides a sense of formality, and Georgian antiques add classic style. Find similar furniture at Oliver Charles Antiques (opens in new tab).
5/9 Statement green sitting room sofa
Deep buttoning adds extra texture and drama to this striking piece. Go for a colourful shade to make a statement in your scheme, and place two matching table lamps either side for a formal touch. Find this sofa at CB Designs, 01798 865298.
6/9 Contemporary bathroom
This bathroom has a contemporary wet room look. A glass shower door, as well as plentiful mirrors and spot lighting, are perfect for creating an impression of spaciousness. The bath and mirrored cabinets are all from the Whittington Bathroom Studio (opens in new tab).
7/9 Classic sitting room
Classic reading spot
Armchairs from CB Designs, 01798 865298, are covered in bold fabrics from Manuel Canovas (opens in new tab) to add colour and texture to this room. Find curtain fabric similar to this at Zoffany (opens in new tab).
8/9 Pool house
A blue and white colour palette is the ideal choice for this changing room-cum-sitting area overlooking the swimming pool. A large chandelier creates a striking focal point. Sinclair Matthews (opens in new tab) stocks this sofa.
9/9 Victorian-style bedroom
Country retreat guest room
With its dramatic drapes and comforting traditional feel, this room is bound to be very popular with visitors. Find an elegant four-poster bed at Oliver Charles Antiques (opens in new tab).
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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.
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