Major changes afoot

As I mentioned yesterday we now have a scaffolding tower outside the house. As if the builder want to out-do the roofers we have two inside! Plastering has started in the upper bedrooms, so things will be looking very bleak & brown around here for a while. Bleak and brown but oh so smooth. The…

Laid bare

I have already posted here and here about the wallpaper stripping at Auchenard. It was pretty standard in the first two rooms. But then we meet a gold and navy room! I am wondering if this is original coloured plaster or a paint effect that has held up pretty well under the wallpaper. Welcome to…