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Interiors

Exterior facade of 18th century Hampshire farmhouse with pebble path

A Christmas home in the country

When your life revolves around textiles and furniture, you would expect a home full of unique finds and fabulous interiors. Kate Forman’s Hampshire farmhouse doesn’t disappoint

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Jodine Barnes

Made in Hampshire - Jodine Barnes from Once Was

Not content with a world full of drab, tired looking furniture, Jodine Barnes is taking on the flat pack giants one paint stroke at a time

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snuginteriors website homepage

snuginteriors launches new ecommerce website

snuginteriors have launched a new website enabling customers nationwide to browse and buy their full product range online, and keep up to date with new trends, all from the comfort of their home

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Hampshire Kitchens

Hampshire Kitchens has provided top end furniture since 1970

Hampshire Kitchens is the UK’s longest standing Alno Dealer. It was established in 1970 to provide top end kitchen furniture and has always sold Alno, the leading German kitchen brand. All jobs are project managed by the owner Jerry Craven and the company takes pride on every design and installation. Their main showroom is in Alton and they also have displays at the Stone Style showroom in Hartley Wintney.

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Abbotts Kitchens and Bedrooms set high standards in Andover

Abbotts Kitchens & Bedrooms set high standards in Andover

Andover’s Abbotts Kitchens & Bedrooms offer a complete home improvement service with full project management; planning, extensions, alterations, renovations and new-builds, supported by their own showroom and workshop where they design and manufacture tailor-made kitchens and bedrooms

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Property Market

Looking from the family-lounge area into the kitchen

Interior designer Frances Clarke on the use of colour and pattern in her home

Bold colour and the unexpected create an element of fun in a traditional Victorian villa, Emma Caulton learns a few tricks of the trade

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Ocean Village

All the details on living in Southampton

There’s a sniff of celebration and expectation in the air as Southampton marks its 50th anniversary as a city - but what is it like to live here? Emma Caulton finds out

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Mayhill Farm sits snugly in the folds of the Meon Valley

Emma Caulton visits the home of Mr and Mrs Baird in the glorious Meon Valley

After receiving an offer they couldn’t refuse, Mayhill Farm’s owners didn’t expect to be downsizing again…Emma Caulton visits their home in the glorious Meon Valley, just far enough away from the madding crowd

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View from Joyce Garden, St John's Street

Emma Caulton shows us the sights of Winchester

England’s ancient capital has the culture of a city and the community feel of a village – but where are the best places to buy? Emma Caulton shows us around her hometown

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Hartley Wintney cricket ground

Why move to the Hart District

Voted the UK’s most desirable place to live by the Halifax, can the Hart district maintain its exclusive reputation? Emma Caulton finds out...

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Gardens

Time to take a wander through the daffodils

Spring gardens and displays to visit in Hampshire

Take a stroll amongst these cheerful harbingers of spring in some of Hampshire’s most exclusive locations

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The team at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens share their spring gardening tips

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens is managed and operated by Hampshire County Council. For more information on the gardens visit www.hilliergardens.org.uk

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Spring time at Hinton Ampner

Discovering the spring beauty of Hinton Ampner gardens

Owned by the National Trust, the historic Hinton Ampner estate, near Alresford, has an important and distinctive garden created by its last private owner, Ralph Stawell Dutton, the 8th and last Lord Sherbourne.

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Steve Pidgeley Hambrooks

Young Achiever National Award success for local Landscapers

Keen young landscaper Steve Pidgeley who works for Hampshire based Hambrooks collected a top accolade on March 12th at the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) Awards 2014 held in the City of London at Gibson Hall, Bishopsgate.

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Standard cypress punctuate the rope garden that is hedged with cornus

Visiting The Down House in Itchen Abbas this winter

Don’t miss the wonderful winter stems and the first early bulbs at The Down House in Itchen Abbas, where you will be surprised at just how much colour is possible at this time of the year

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Discover Homes & Gardens

Elliot Brothers

Elliot Brothers

Elliotts are Hampshire’s leading Independent Builders Merchants, established in 1842 and still family owned today.

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Solent Mobility

Solent Mobility

Solent Mobility is an independent family run business which concentrates very highly on customer service from initial contact through to full after-sales service.

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Pullingers

Pullingers

Pullingers is an independent furnishings retailer with an extensive showroom on Hayling Island and our Curtain Design Studio in Warsash serving the Portsmouth, Southampton and Chichester areas, and both with free parking on site.

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