Edwardian house renovation: Your complete design guide

Edwardian house exterior
(Image credit: Effie Dracou)

As anyone embarking on an Edwardian house renovation will know, these properties are usually packed full of charm and characterful features.

That said, these features will not necessarily be in the best condition when buying an Edwardian house in need of modernisation — or, in some cases, they may have been removed entirely by rather misguided previous owners. 

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.