France

Princess Room

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Princess Room

My favourite guest room, with it’s French Blue antique wallpaper, boasting little cherubs and scrolly patterns  (thankfully in good condition) A beautiful white marble fireplace, painted ceiling and double balcony. I didn't have to do much to get this bedroom looking beautiful. The floor had several beams missing which Nic has temporarily boarded up and put a rug over them until we can find some beautiful Oak boards. My job was to take all the grime off the walls and floors. I left the original paintwork around the skirting and doors but will paint the outside next year where the paint...

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The Juliet Room May 2017

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The Juliet Room May 2017

The wall with the exposed stone from a long time ago flood has been kept as is, to show the bones of the house, its raw beauty.

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The Swan room, May 2017

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The Swan room, May 2017

There were cracks all over the walls and the paper ripped and stained from the flood that happened 15 years ago when the tiles flew off the roof in a big storm.

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The renovations begin!! 17th September 2016

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The renovations begin!! 17th September 2016

It is more beautiful than I remember.

All I can utter as I throw open each shuttered window is, oh my god!

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Celebrations and Jubilations!!

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Celebrations and Jubilations!!

We hugged and cried, screamed and panicked all at the same time.

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