Downstairs Bathroom Ideas: Beautiful Yet Practical Solutions

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Whether you are after some downstairs bathroom ideas to transform an existing, dated ground floor space, are self building a single storey property or want to create an accessible bathroom to future-proof your home, our brilliant round-up takes all requirements into account.

Once seen as old-fashioned and impractical, downstairs bathrooms actually have a lot going for them. They make it possible to one day locate an extra bedroom on the ground floor, perhaps for a family member with mobility issues that makes navigating stairs difficult, but they are also popular with those building 'forever homes'.

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.