The ensuite bathroom is positioned in the eaves above the kitchen and features original wooden beams. Simon found the copper bath on Ebay for a fraction of what it should cost. ‘He’s found another one in a nickel finish – it’s in the garage waiting until we do the attic conversion,’ says Marie. The wall is painted in Farrow & Ball’s Down Pipe and the tiles are a mix of marble from Fired Earth (firedearth.com), laid in a herringbone pattern, and patterned from Surface Tiles…
Designer Palette Darryl Carter, a decorator known for his spare, tailored interiors, has collaborated with Benjamin Moore for his first line of paints. The collection of 24 subtle colors encompasses such calming shades as, from top, Pinecrest Gray, Bayard Blue, and Dalton Blue. A gallon of the self-priming paint costs $66, and a quart is available for $24. 800-672-4686; benjaminmoore.com
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To many people, the Georgian house is considered the archetypal English home and the Georgian period, unlike many, has stood the test of time.We therefore take great pleasure in designing in this style, whether it be on a new build, a modest townhouse or one of the larger more imposing classical buildings.