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  • Blue and white bathroom

    Blue walls are warmed up by gold fittings and accessories, and the white wall panel provides a handy shelf for bathroom essentials. The roll-top bath from Ideal Standard completes the traditional look.

    BathIdeal Standard

  • Small traditional bathroom

    This small natural bathroom is simply furnished with two antique burr-walnut chairs upholstered in black leather. A huge mirrored cabinet set above a double basin unit stores bathroom essentials while making the bathroom appear bigger.

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  • White bathroom

    White walls are the perfect backdrop for a dramatic black rolltop bath. Shutters from The New England Shutter Company are a stylish alternative to curtains. White-painted floorboards reflect light and enhance the space.

    ShuttersThe New England Shutter Company

  • French-inspired bathroom

    An extra-deep double-ended Chadder & Co bathtub with a cream plinth is a focal point in this French-inspired bathroom, with its duck egg walls and mix of traditional and modern accessories. A distressed antique dresser provides storage, while two matching painted tables from Gustavian and nickel mixer taps add a modern touch. Stone tiles hide underfloor heating.

    Bath, tapsChadder & Co


    Artefact (020) 7381 2500

    Side tables

    Bath mats, slippers
    Cologne and Cotton


  • Gold bathroom

    Porcelain figurines, brass fittings and an intricate curtain arrangement transform this standard tiled bathroom into something a little special. The gilt cherub soap dish was bought at Just 4 Rooms.

    Cherub soapdish

    Just 4 Rooms (01262) 424259

  • Striped bathroom

    Brass fittings and bronze stripe wallpaper lend a regal air to this family bathroom. Handmade silk flower arrangements in complementary colours border the walls and decorated an ornate mirror. The framed duck prints are from House of Fraser.

    Silk flowers.

    Elmridge Gardens 01325 462710

    Framed pictures
    House of Fraser

  • Tongue-and-groove bathroom

    A tongue-and-groove bathroom works well with neutral colours and accessories. The mirrored cabinet increases light and reflects the antique painting behind. A large, ornate chair and chintz curtains add to the traditional look.

    Philip Adler Antiques

  • Symmetrical bathroom vanity unit

    This bespoke sink unit is decorated with carefully arranged ceramics by Valerie Wade, adding a serene quality to the space. The striped towel and stone trays are from The Conran Shop.

    Tall vases

    Grace & Favour (020) 8693 4400

    Sponges, trays, towel
    The Conran Shop

    Valerie Wade

  • French bathroom

    White and pebble paint shades from Fired Earth enhance space and complement an 18th century pedestal bath and corona found in a salvage yard. Wooden floorboards, old gardening tools, a driftwood mirror and old apple boxes used for storage add to the rustic look. A soft, brown pouffe and towels add a touch of luxury.

    Fired Earth

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    Oak flooring

    Antique Oak Flooring

  • Georgian en suite bathroom

    The en suite bathroom is integrated by using the same paint and bare boards as the bedroom. A wooden-framed mirror reflects light, and a tub bath, Edwardian-style basin and antique radiator continue the period feel.

    Farrow & Ball

    CP Hart

  • Simple bathroom

    Painted white, the rolltop bath stands out on cream-painted floorboards. A print on the wall adds colour and interest.

    Stockist information is not available for this room.

  • French country bathroom

    Provençal decorating mixes a plain country look with heirlooms. Calm blue-grey Farrow & Ball walls and white woodwork provide a backdrop to a painted freestanding bath. An Osborne & Little floral blind and seat cushion from GP & J Baker pick up the colours of a painting. Bare stained boards are warm, a white heart-shaped metal chair adds glamour.

    Farrow & Ball

    Osborne & Little

    GP & J Baker

    Marston & Langinger

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  • Turquoise en-suite bathroom

    This master bedroom’s en-suite bathroom adopts an aquatic theme with pretty turquoise and blue pebble-mosaic by Orlando Valvona adorning the shower cubicle wall. The Heritage Dorchester loo and vanity unit were bought at Crosswater.


    Orlando Valvona (01296) 432342

  • Bathroom accessories

    Body brushes, pumice stones and soaps on ropes are small details that complete the look.

    Rose petal soap
    Nigel’s Eco Store

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  • Elegant bathroom

    The ornate mirror, basin and taps give this bathroom an elegant hotel suite feel.

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  • Traditional bathroom with green bath

    An antique-style mirror and soft green bath create a traditional yet soothing feel. Placing the freestanding bath near the window means the stunning view can be appreciated whilst soaking in the tub.

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    The Albion Bath Co

  • Small traditional bathroom

    The way the tiles have been arranged around this original bath and basin gives this bathroom an old-fashioned feel. The chrome cabinet and fixtures add to the vintage feel.

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  • White classic bathroom

    A pretty, ornate chandelier, decorative mirror, and fitted cupboard with glass doors, give this bathroom a delicate and serene feel.

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    Williams Antique Mirrors

  • Classic neutral bathroom

    A traditional roll-top bath has been teamed with retro brick tiles, period taps and classic shutters for a look that’s straight from school washrooms. The cream floor tiles brings a touch of warmth to the pale scheme.

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  • Bathroom with rustic tray

    This bath rack has been made out of an old ladder and herring tray. The three-tier storage stand, seen in the background, came originally from a dentist’s surgery.

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    Metro Retro

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