Category: Architecture and Design

Wonderful homes with a definite wow factor!

With the election firmly behind us, and summer on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at some refreshing property that could take your breath away.

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Project – Perfect Home

Inspired by the new Channel 4 programme ‘Love it or List it’, we’ve decided to take a look at how buying a property that’s in need of renovation can be the ideal opportunity to create your dream home.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Architecture and Design, Buying, Estate Agents, Home Improvement, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , Comments Off

Properties of the week: Why take a leaf out of somebody else’s book when you can own your own library?

Anybody who has been paying attention to these blogs will recall that Marcus Tullius Cicero, the great Roman orator, is reputed to have written ’If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need’. This is the, … Continue reading

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Properties of the week: It’s spring. It’s April. It’s time to think gardens.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, the great Roman orator, is reputed to have written ’If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need’. The meaning of what he actually wrote was ’if you have a garden in your library, … Continue reading

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Properties of the week: Interesting Interiors

Gerard Depardieu once said that ‘everyone has taste, even if they don’t realize it’. He was apparently speaking of food, but his theory may hold good for broader applications. We took a brief peek at his own home (see left) … Continue reading

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Properties of the week: Schools walls and halls of justice

As television programmes like Channel 4’s ‘Grand Designs’ perennially demonstrate, the British public are nothing if they aren’t inventive when it comes to converting properties into great living-spaces.

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Properties of the week: The Ultimate Water Features

Although the majority of properties are purpose-built, for those who have a little imagination and time on their hands the UK is teeming with structures that were never intended to be lived in, yet would make great homes.

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Property of the week: Divine Renovations

Whilst many of us have given up certain vices for lent, there are other ways to feel more spiritual. Choosing to live in a converted church or chapel may be seen as controversial by some, but the space and flexibility offered … Continue reading

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