A work of love – restoring our Victorian flat, at a stately home, in the Cotswolds.

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Three years ago, today,  I arrived at Brockhampton Park for a two-day visit. Somehow, I never left. I fell in love with this place the moment I saw it. But then again, who wouldn’t?

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This old, stately home, was converted to flats, some decades ago, after being used as a headquarter for a company for years. But long before that, it was the private home of several families, most notably Mr Rhodes, who built the wing we live in, the bridge and the lake, in addition to the summer house.  Originally, this was a much smaller country house, but over the centuries, new parts have been added. Nowadays it has 20 flats, communal halls and 12 acres of communal gardens, which includes a private little lake.

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The main staircase in the hallway was built in 1905, just like the wing we live in.

583818E1-BFCB-42EB-B40D-A30FE4698880Fast forward to 8 months after I arrived, and…

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