A few months back we moved home. We looked at so many houses , it’s funny going to see a house for the first time it’s like a first date. Will you like it? Will it be all you are looking for ? Will you want to see it again?
I knew the first time we viewed our house it was the one as it was perfect for us , in fact it’s more than perfect as it ticks every box. There are many reasons I fell in love with our house after that first viewing. There were certain elements we fell in love with during our 1st viewing these were-
The entrance hall
As soon as I set foot through the hall I just knew I was going to love the rest of the house. It’s so bright and airy – I also love how big the hallway was. The tiles were just gorgeous too , gives it that vintage feel.
I loved this as there are two reception rooms we chose the 1st as the lounge and the 2nd as a playroom. The ceilings in all of the rooms were so high and the big bay window also swung it for us. The fact that there is a real coal fire is also fabulous , cant wait to get it going over Christmas.
When we walked in to the kitchen for the 1st time I could instantly picture myself in there cooking and how I would have it set out. I think it’s always a good sign if you can picture yourself somewhere when you are looking at it.
These were huge and all bigger than double sized which is what you need when you have two small children with a lot of toys. Having children we just seem to accumulate loads of “stuff” so having big rooms with storage is always a plus.
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