Advanced search

Want to see a terrible renovation??

(82 Posts)
petitdonkey Wed 23-Jan-19 21:02:58

Okay, so there will be some people who love it but I can only imagine how much was spent creating this and, in my opinion, it's a monstrosity!!

Such a shame... Canterbury

WTFIsAGleepglorp Wed 23-Jan-19 21:05:13

Sorry, but I love it.

petitdonkey Wed 23-Jan-19 21:05:31

For perspective, same price three miles away.... more like 2.5 million in this area

LipstickHandbagCoffee Wed 23-Jan-19 21:05:37

Pic 5&8 are howlers.the lulu Guinness inspired lips
But parts of it are great,it’s a beautiful house to work with

dottyp0104 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:05:48

I could live with some parts of it, theres something quirky about the odd door shapes but that fire thing! The lips... why would you 😳

petitdonkey Wed 23-Jan-19 21:06:10

NO?? Really? Well your username is perfect! WTAF!!

Missamyturtle Wed 23-Jan-19 21:06:25

Dear god that is tacky AF

2cats2many Wed 23-Jan-19 21:06:29

Yeah. I'm in the monstrosity camp too. What a shame.

petitdonkey Wed 23-Jan-19 21:09:09

The bones of it are so beautiful but they have gone SO quirky for a renovation... Surely finding a buyer at that price is hard enough. I couldn't live with so many parts of it.. I hate the door shapes, I don't think they reference the building at all... (nor do I have 2.5 mil going spare so it really is no problem if I hate it!)

Well, I always say to my children 'wouldnt it be boring if we all liked the same things'! Here's the proof!

JohnnyKarate Wed 23-Jan-19 21:09:10

Imagine having to clean all those bathrooms/toilets!

AmIAWeed Wed 23-Jan-19 21:11:06

It's like the pinned everything they liked on Pinterest and crammed it all in. There's no flow or consistency

EmmaC78 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:14:06

I think that is the worst fireplace I have ever seen.

missyB1 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:15:26

It’s horrible totally devoid of character, cold and miserable looking.

User5trillion Wed 23-Jan-19 21:15:47

I love the fish wallpaper.

DippyAvocado Wed 23-Jan-19 21:17:05

Horrible! I can see that it would suit people who like a certain style though.

user1466690252 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:18:28

Oh god that fire 🙈 but yes like PP said, no flow or consistency I couldn’t live like that at all it would give me a headache. Which is a shame as parts of it are beautiful

Zoomzoomzoomzoom0 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:19:00

I don't like the interior of either house, but omg the garden in the second one! The roses, the trellis, the greenhouse! 😍 I would live in the greenhouse (probably all I could afford anyway!)

Knitwit101 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:19:22

Apart from the weird fireplace I really like it. But I would want a proper door on the bathroom.

Zoomzoomzoomzoom0 Wed 23-Jan-19 21:19:51

Also love the fish Wall paper. Probably wouldn't go well in my greenhouse though...

SoupDragon Wed 23-Jan-19 21:22:07

There are certainly some interesting choices in that house!

I also like th fish wallpaper though.

picklemepopcorn Wed 23-Jan-19 21:22:06

I love it. The curves stop it feeling blocky, and the pocket doors give it a lovely open feel. There are a few things I'd change- the dark wood at the top. The lips. But that's easily done. The bones are there.

thewinkingprawn Wed 23-Jan-19 21:23:14

It’s a very odd renovation - there’s a lot of very personal taste in there where if you are just renovating to sell on is strange. Usually you renovate and sell a fairly blank canvas. I wonder if they renovated to live in and then had to sell.

TheCanyon Wed 23-Jan-19 21:27:31

Is it just me thats reminded of a bathroom when looking at the kitchen pic?

Waterlemon Wed 23-Jan-19 21:29:36

I think I sat an exam in there! Once upon a time 😮

It’s hideous!

AfterSchoolWorry Wed 23-Jan-19 21:33:38

Bloody hell, that's nasty. Tasteless folks have wrecked the character of the place.

Join the discussion

Registering is free, quick, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Get started »