The barn's original doors were rebuilt as shutters and painted in Farrow & Ball's 'Pigeon' gloss

At Home: Well read

Emma Burns converted her old stone barn in the English countryside into a guest cottage filled with books. I love the hidden doors built into the shelves!

Adam Knibb Architects extends Hampshire barn conversion with timber-clad box                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Adam Knibb adds modern extension to Hampshire barn conversion

Architect Adam Knibb has added a timber-clad extension to a house in Hampshire, which is connected to the former barn building by a frameless glass box. I like the frameless glass connection and light.