Take inspiration from Sophie’s eclectic 1920s home

Take a tour of this quirky, eclectic family home filled with upcycled finds. Chosen by Style at Home. Find more house tours at housetohome.co.uk

Extending across the back of the house doubled the downstairs living space in Sophie's home. The new open-plan kitchen and dining area is perfect for family life.

1/10 Kitchen

kitchen with green tiles wall lady standing near kitchen cabinets and stove

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

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2/10 Dining area

dinning area with green wall wooden dinning table and chairs

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

Sophie bought the dining table on eBay and teamed it with a few colourful dining chairs to give her kitchen a bright, fun look.

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3/10 Living room fireplace

fire place with blue wall white wall room wall shelf wooden flooring

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

Sophie made a feature of the fireplace in her living room by painting it a lovely shade of teal and keeping the other walls a neutral colour.

Chimney breast paint
1829 Natural Teal Chalky Emulsion by Craig & Rose

4/10 Living room sewing table

white and blue wall sewing table computer and blue chair with cushion

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

This old sewing table makes a great desk and sits perfectly within the alcove space in Sophie's living room. It blends in well with the eclectic style.

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5/10 Living room with vintage sideboard

wooden sideboard with lamp and wooden flooring

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

Sophie has lots of second-hand buys in her home, including this vintage sideboard she picked up in a charity shop, which looks great in her living room.

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6/10 Living room sofa

living room with white wall violet sofa with designed cushion frames on wall

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

The berry-coloured sofa in Sophie's living room adds a hit of colour against the neutral walls and the cushions look great with the teal chimney breast.

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7/10 Bedroom

bedroom with white wall metal bed with designed cushion and table

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

The wrought-iron bed and wooden furniture in Sophie's bedroom make a great combination and the brightly patterned bedding adds to the eclectic style.

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8/10 Bedroom dressing table

wooden dressing table with mirror and photo frame

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

This fab dressing table is one of many second-hand pieces of furniture Sophie has found for her home and looks perfect in her bedroom.

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9/10 Child’s room

chidren bedroom with pink wall white bed with curtains

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

Sophie's daughter's room is decorated in a pretty shade of pink paint and the net canopy adds a girly touch for a child's bedroom.

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Marshmallow by Wickes

10/10 Exterior

red brick wall house with white window and roof

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Gwenan Murphy)

Sarah worked hard to turn her home into the perfect family space with a lovely eclectic style.

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Amy Hodge

Amy Hodge has been working on interiors magazines for over 11 years. She's a freelance writer and sub editor who has worked for some of the UK's leading interiors magazines including Ideal Home, Style at Home and Country Homes & Interiors. She started at Style at Home just after it launched as food editor and is now chief sub editor for Ideal Home, Style at Home and Country Homes & Interiors.