12 traditional bathroom ideas for every kind of space

white rolltop bath in dark blue bathroom
(Image credit: Waters Baths of Ashbourne)

If you thought that traditional bathroom ideas should be reserved for owners of period properties or classic style homes then hopefully our round up should cause you to rethink.

These bathroom design ideas include something for everyone, from those after a completely authentic traditional look to anyone after a new take on the old — think period rolltop baths in eye-popping shades and a mix-and-match approach to furniture and sanitaryware. 

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.