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Perfect English Farmhouse

Perfect English Farmhouse

Author: Ros Byam Shaw; Jan Baldwin (Photographer)
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Description

Perfect English Farmhouse celebrates the characteristic style and fascinating history of the classic farmhouse and shows how to turn your own home into a similarly welcoming retreat.


 


Farmhouse is a word that conjures an array of appealing associations: fresh eggs and baby lambs, chunky wooden beams and stone floors, cream teas and harvest suppers; a place of welcome and plenty. With their generous kitchens and meandering layout, the architectural informality of the farmhouse suits modern lifestyles. In Perfect English Farmhouse, via a series of case studies, Ros Byam Shaw explores both traditional and contemporary farmhouse style. The book is divided into chapters according to style: Organic, Traditional, Fresh, No Frills, and Funky, and at the end of each chapter a spread highlights the key elements of that particular decorative look. At the back of the book, there is also a comprehensive listing of UK and US sources to help readers create their very own take on perfect farmhouse style.

Author description

Ros Byam Shaw is a former Features Editor of The World of Interiors and Deputy Editor of the British edition of the US fashion and lifestyle newspaper, W. She is now a freelance journalist and writes on design and interiors for The World of Interiors, House & Garden and the Telegraph, among others. Ros is the author of Perfect English, Perfect English Cottage, English Eccentric and Perfect French Country, as well as the bestselling Farrow & Ball Living with Colour and Farrow & Ball Decorating with Colour. Ros lives in Devon with her husband and dog.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781849758789
  • : Ryland Peters & Small
  • : Ryland Peters & Small
  • : September 2017
  • : 29.20 cmmm X 24.40 cmmm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 747
  • : English
  • : Hardback
  • : Ros Byam Shaw; Jan Baldwin (Photographer)
  • : 310 col photographs
  • : 192