Tag: Interesting interiors

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: 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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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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Home is where the heart is ……..

With the scent of love in the air and cupid busier then ever, we thought we would take a look at some romantic properties, set to make even the most coldest hearts melt. We all love to go out and … Continue reading

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A must have property accessory?

The man who made billions from Phones 4U, John Caudwell is raising the bar even higher for extravagant property accessories. While other multi billionaires may be satisfied with traditional interior extras like an indoor spa or cinema, Caudwell is most definitely thinking outside the box. … Continue reading

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Maintaining your own Downton Abbey

  With Christmas basically here, the Downton Abbey festive special is already causing us fans excitement. The return of the Crawleys and the confirmed appearance of George Clooney, means the Edwardian favourite will be top of the Christmas TV Schedule this … Continue reading

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Goodbye November, hello December

With the Christmas season fast approaching, we are all starting to feel a little festive. So for this weeks property focus we thought we would look at properties in the countryside, nothing says Christmas like a cosy cottage.

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Could bad DIY decrease the value of your home?

The latest news suggests that poor DIY can lower the sale price of a property by an average 11%, which equates at a loss of £30k on the average home, rising to over £60k in London.

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