Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Previously at Nelson House

Our morning bathing ritual was done in here

I never really knew what shade of yellow it was


and having a bath was not a relaxing experience

Dig that brown carpet!

But as of this morning I open the bathroom door to this

I can't help smiling

and on the other side

L-shaped shower bath


The shower has a huge rain head which is just gorgeous to stand under

A Caribbean style soak!


When I've finished I can grab a soft,warm towel

Heated towel rail & extra storage


The tap gushes into the basin (we're used to a slow dribble)

Waterfall tap

The mirror is a 'statement piece' which we both love. It was what I had in mind but wasn't sure of Andrew's reaction but when we went out mirror shopping he said "that's what I was thinking of " before I had even mentioned it. No compromises needed this time.

Statement mirror


The controls are easy enough for even me to understand (and easy to clean!)

Chunky controls


And a reminder of the sea

A calm corner

So the first room upstairs is finished (mainly due to Andrew's multiple skills and hard work).

Only five more and a hall to go!


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    1. Thank you Margaret! Have you solved your tile supply problem yet?

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  2. Yes. That is, we hope so. The shop rang and said they'd got something almost identical to the ones we'd chosen. Would we like to take a look? We looked. We hated them. Odd isn't it? They weren't THAT different, but they Wouldn't Do. About to give up, we suddenly spotted The Ones. We've ordered them. They haven't come yet......

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    1. Fingers crossed then. I expect to see them on the blog soon.....

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  3. Nice bathroom! But how could you bear to let go of that lovely carpet up the side of the bath?

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    1. Thanks Kalba. Regarding the brown carpet I've carefully catalogued it photographically so I can lovingly reproduce it .....sometime....maybe.....

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  4. Looks wonderful I don't know why you have not incorporated a carpet up the side of the bath this time.

    You must be relieved to be able to bath and shower I don't know how you coped for so long.

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  5. We could always bath & shower - it's just we can now do it in luxury!

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