Here are our Before and After pics of the kitchen – our favourite room in the house. It used to be an unused basement room, but it had lovely doors leading out to the garden, and seemed the perfect location for a kitchen-diner.
We moved the kitchen units downstairs and created a kitchen island:
The paint is F&B Borrowed Light. Kitchen lights all from B&Q. The kitchen island is a light blue colour and was made using kitchen unit wooden panels from Howden’s.
We knocked out the old fireplace to open it up as a feature. Mirror from the tip. Fireplace slate from South West reclamation in Bridgwater. Kittens from a nice chap I met in the park.
We knocked out the old staircase and replaced it with a lighter, modern modular staircase from Fontanot:
We knocked out the old staircase to make an eating area, complete with a reading snug and a handsome man stroking kittens:
Every housewife’s dream. We painted it white and tiled the floor. And hoovered up the carpet beetles.