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Want to make your home a modern classic? Here Ellen Widdup explores how.

Peartree, Crowfield  new home

Living in the country is a dream shared by many, the far reaching views, a vibrant local community, a healthier lifestyle are all potential benefits but sometime the remoteness of country life and finding a suitable property that doesn’t need work doing to it can be stressful.

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Have you always seen florals as a little bit twee?

Church Farmhouse, Cratfield

Church Farmhouse is a magnificently restored red brick farmhouse, standing in a fine rural position, with outstanding views.

Charles Notcutt and The Queen at the Chelsea Flower Show 2002

A leading horticulturalist and businessman, whose name became synonymous with a Suffolk town, will be remembered with a service of thanksgiving in September.

Ipswich Waterfront

Developer John Howard is about to go out to tender to select the building company to complete the Waterfront tower that has become known as `The Winerack.’

Wood Panelling wallpaper by Albany, currently reduced to £11.99 from £19.99 per roll, available from Wallpaper Direct.

Just the sound of waves crashing on a shore, and the high-pitched cry of gulls, evokes a coastal scene and all its pleasures - which, unless you’re lucky enough to live by the sea, are usually only enjoyed on holidays.

Aspen House, Orford

Homes in the Suffolk Coastal villages and towns, Orford, Southwold, Aldeburgh, Walberswick and the rest, are in great demand.

Vale Farm, Hollesley

Property writer David Vincent visits a special home in a beautiful setting where self sufficiency and independence are guiding principles.

Demolition work continues at Ipswich police station.

Another substantial section of Ipswich’s former police station has come as demolition contractors were able to close part of Civic Drive on Sunday to carry out the work.

Volunteers get stuck into improvement work in the garden at Redhill Close, Ipswich

Staff from Flagship Homes and Mencap came together for a day of green-fingered goodness in Ipswich.

Street House, Woolpit

Street House is a handsome, Grade II listed village home, in the heart of the village of Woolpit.

Dimbols Hall, Carter Jonas

Dimbols Hall in Wrabness, near Manningtree, is currently on the market with Carter Jonas.


Fads and fashions come and go. But when it comes to interior design many of us aspire towards the grand and opulent. We just can’t imagine how to create such a look in our two up two down.

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