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Victorian Style Pocketed. A range of small articles from www.castinstyle.co.uk to help you with your period home style.

Warm Glow

www.castinstyle.co.uk   Gaslight, with its gentle hiss and mellow tone, is most attractive, but electricity is more convenient; Victorians would not have used a coffee table, but low-level furniture suits the way we live. The degree to which we shape … Continue reading

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Taking Stock

  www.castinstyle.co.uk Fortunately, more and more of us are coming to appreciate the character and craftsmanship of older houses, to value the special atmosphere of a place that has been living in for generations and to take pleasure in the … Continue reading

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History Today

http://www.castinstyle.co.uk Very few houses over a hundred years old have survived unaltered. In many cases, the effects of the weather and pollution and the additions, repairs and extensions made by several generations of inhabitants have changed them to such an … Continue reading

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