Working Farm Becomes Countryside Retreat

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When you tour today’s featured home by Sims Hilditch of the UK, you might find yourself disbelieving that this was once an old working farm. Outbuildings were pieced together to create an amazingly beautiful countryside retreat!

Rustic beams lend architectural appeal in the traditional family room decorated with rich texture and neutral tones.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

Amazing details are found throughout this countryside retreat, like built-in bookcases and high-end moldings. The furniture fits in perfectly and soft patterns like the curtain material provide a touch of softness.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

A cozy butler’s pantry with grass cloth wallpaper leads into the home’s elegant dining room.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

A crystal chandelier plays against the rustic ceiling beams in a pleasing way. Plaid curtains pair well with the floral-patterned dining chairs. A gilded mirror graces the fireplace mantel with a wood stove tucked inside.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

A pair of matching desks fill the office space in the countryside retreat. Shiplap on the vaulted ceiling adds detail and texture, with a simple pendant light suspended above the desks.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

Here’s a clever idea for your bookcase!  Add faux book doors to create the illusion of a library while providing hidden storage.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

Blue-gray walls greet you in the foyer of this beautiful countryside retreat. A unique mirror reflects the staircase while a comfy wing chair provides a place to sit and remove shoes.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

Here’s another clever idea – built-in mail cubbies located in the entryway. I would love to have this in my home. No more mail piles here and there!

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

Whimsical fish wallpaper hugs the cozy powder room. A bathroom is a great place to add a bit of wallpaper. It instantly transforms the room.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

You’ll find more wallpaper in one of the bedroom decorated in traditional style with a tufted headboard.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

 

A pretty writing desk in a bedroom corner can be used as a vanity. The chair and ottoman create a cozy reading corner.

Working Farm Becomes Countryside RetreatPhoto by Sims Hilditch

You can see more of today’s working farm turned countryside retreat over at Houzz.

 

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Working Farm Becomes Countryside Retreat

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