Happy Christmas from The Essex Barn

We can almost hear the twinkling of Santa’s sleigh bells here at The Essex Barn! If you’re looking for some last minute Christmas inspiration check out my three films with […]

Top tips for creating a home office with little or no space - TheEssexBarn.com

  I’m blessed at The Barn with a room that I can use as a home office with space for a desk, filing and more. It’s desperately in need of […]

I get lots of  inspiration for The Barn from browsing online (usually when I should be doing something else, right?) and one of my favourites homewares sites has to be […]

Akka Radiator from The Radiator Centre featured at TheEssexBarn.com

When we moved into The Barn I was immediately impressed with the two statement radiators in the master bedroom. Rather than being the ugly sisters in the corners they were […]

Inspiration for our boot room makeover

I’ve always wanted a boot room. A cross between a utility room and a mud room, if you like, with lots of space to store away all the unattractive cleaning […]

Banish boring flooring with Harvey Maria

I love the whole ethos behind Harvey Maria flooring. Mark Findlay founded Harvey Maria in 1994 in the back bedroom of a house in Battersea, together with a loveable, live-wire dog […]