Period Properties VS Modern Homes

Posted by | December 14, 2015 | Modern Homes | No Comments

PenthouseProperties are often placed into one of two categories – modern or traditional. The architecture and the exterior of a building usually reflects the style inside the property, so it’s important to understand the design of a home and what décor is suitable. For example, grand, period properties call for traditional furnishings and an old world style, whereas you’d expect a luxury penthouse to have a minimalistic feel to the interior design.

Whether you prefer the contemporary or the traditional style, we’ve selected some of the nation’s most luxurious properties on sale right now, especially in the South of England. How would you decorate each room? Do you fall in love with period properties or contemporary chic apartments? Take a look and see what you could be living in…

London Penthouse

London PenthouseIf London’s calling then you won’t be able to resist this three bedroom penthouse. Situated on the 15th floor, this stunning property has a large balcony which includes a Jacuzzi and sunbeds. The interior is very neutral yet not too modern, which is a perfect compromise. If you want to soak up city living in style, this penthouse is available for £4,750,000.

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 Essex Country House

Essex Country HouseIf you prefer a rustic touch then this large property is for you. Not only does it have seven bedrooms and a number of sitting/reception rooms it also comes with 5.5 acres of land. The stunning property features wooden beams throughout and a large orangery for enjoying the view.

[Image credit: http://www.fineandcountry.com/uk/for-sale/buckhurst-hill/ig9-5ua/50027493 ]

 

Victorian Mansion

Victorian MansionHow about a slice of country living in the capital? This Victorian mansion, complete with two acres of land, sits in the heart of Wimbledon and has everything you could ever need – including a tennis court and a pool. The Grade ll listed mansion has six bedrooms and is on the market for £16,500,000.

[Image credit: http://www.luxuryportfolio.com/Property/copse-hill-wimbledon-properties-magnificent-victorian-mansion/APDW ]

 

The majority of our clients own luxury properties, such as period or heritage properties and listed buildings – and we understand the quality and style needed in these homes. As artisan painters and decorators, we take the upmost care in our surroundings and understand the superior quality and service expected in such grand properties which require regular maintenance.

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