Use a ceiling rose
, left, to add intricate detailing or, right, Inject drama with a bold light fixture
Prices of these Artex accessories start from pounds 12.49 for the ceiling roses
and from pounds 2.63 per metre for the profile cornice.
It is set back from the road on a private driveway that can accommodate a number of cars and the panelled front door opens on to the central reception hall, which has a tiled floor, moulded ceiling covings and ceiling roses
, and a part double glazed door to the rear terrace.
You also need to consider the proportions of the room - the bigger it is and the higher the ceiling, the larger the ceiling rose
can be without looking out of proportion - and the style of the coving or cornicing already there, or that you plan to fit.
The drawing room has wooden flooring, telephone point, TV point, picture rail, original cornice style ceiling with ceiling rose
. Feature glass block wall to dining room which has two windows to rear, original fireplace with marble surround and slate hearth, wooden flooring, television point, picture rail, original cornice style ceiling with ceiling rose
, glazed double doors to garden.
In the sitting room there is a bay window to the front, picture window to the rear, open grated fire with marble surround and wooden mantle, ceiling rose
, traditional coving and picture rails.
USE this Peyton easy-fit chandelier, pounds 50, from Linea at House of Fraser, below, to really show off a period ceiling rose
This family-sized house has a kitchen and utility room and a decorative dining room with wood block flooring, ceiling rose
and coved ceiling.
Inside the hallway has a curved staircase to the first floor, a plaster ceiling rose
, cornicing, feature arch, original architraves and a dado rail up to the first floor.
Bedroom one features a ceiling rose
, coving and a welcoming hearth with a Belfast fireplace with a solid pine surround.
Approached via an established front garden, inside, a vestibule with Minton tiled floor leads to a hall, a drawing room with marble fireplace, sitting room with ceiling rose
and a formal dining room.