In some cases, opening up a fireplace could involve little more than prising off a sheet of old hardboard to reveal a hidden gem. But even if you don’t find a long-forgotten marble masterpiece behind, there’s still plenty you can do to create a captivating focal point. Opening up a fireplace has to be one of the best ways to add character, charm and value to a period property — after all, an open fire is high on many people’s wish lists.
‘Flowers and foliage, a huge mirror and your favourite ceramics always work,’ says Sally. Groupings of three always work well, as do different heights and textures. Saying that, work in plenty of candles and even a string of fairy lights for cosy nights.’ Ambient light is essential for a cosy living room idea.
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