The new extension has created a large, open-plan space for a kitchen and dining/living area, flooded with natural light from sizeable rooflights and glazing. Full height sliding doors to both sides provide access to beautifully landscaped gardens....

The extensive restoration work involved stripping, sanding and oiling the original floorboards; refurbishing the sash windows; restoring the staircase after removing layers of old paint; and enlisting a specialist to restore the cornicing and ceiling roses....

The house’s style is a mix of reinstated Victorian features – high skirting, cornices, column radiators, tiling, sash windows – and contemporary high-spec finishes, including steel windows and doors, high-quality wood flooring and exposed brick walls....