Renovations

Before: Entrance Hall

Offset door, exposed pine wood with tons of vibrantly white (by comparison) wood filler, cracked corbels and a pretty little stairway. Behind the wall jutting out a bit is the doorway to the cellar. The wall jutting out actually make up an old doorway. Aunt Sheila said at one point there was a Green Baize… Read More Before: Entrance Hall

Renovations

Someone got a haircut!

When we got back to visit The Laurels from our visit this spring things changed a bit in the shrubbery department. The Front Garden Before After Before After The Side Garden Before After The Backyard Before After Did I mention the backyard was freaking enormous? It goes on for ages.

Renovations

Before: Exterior

Welcome to The Laurels! The wild beasty Wisteria is slowly consuming the garage, but the way I see it: we don’t REALLY need a garage but we do need a wild beasty Wisteria. 🙂 One day I will save the garage and build the Wisteria an arbor to replace the gutter it is currently clinging… Read More Before: Exterior

Renovations

Before: Living Room

Into the room from the hallway, the kitchen opens up on the left just out of view. Facing into the hallway, the board above the door is the old servant bell board. Facing into the room from the kitchen. Check out what was under that wall the radiator is on here. The old servant bell… Read More Before: Living Room