The House deGournay Built

I have admired the breathtaking, hand-painted wallpapers of British company, deGournay for as long as I can remember. Hannah Cecil Gurney, the daughter of founder, Claud Cecil Gurney has become the face of the company along with her sister Rachel, with whom she once shared this charming two bedroom flat housed in a former Georgian townhouse in London.  She now shares the house with her husband, Eddie Harden and their darling baby boy.

Hannah’s charming home was previously featured in the pages of the July issue of House & Garden and was just recently featured on The Coveteur who gives us a closer, more in-depth look at this marvelous home. Between the dazzling array of hand-painted wallpapers, kilim rugs, and European antiques, this home is a design-lovers dream. It has served as Hannah’s experiment lab, as well it should considering the family business produces some of the most exquisite wallpapers, textiles, and hand-carved mirrors in the world. All of the rooms are fabulous, but my favorite is definitely the beautiful guest bedroom with the gorgeous, green Chinoiserie wallpaper and yellow bed and roman shade. Which room do you like the most?

{The floor in the sitting room may appear to be marble, but it is actually hand-painted wood. So fabulous!}

{It’s All in the Details}

{An Eclectic Mix in the Hallway}

{The kitchen may be teeny-tiny, but it looks like a beautiful jewel box. In case you were wondering, Hannah doesn’t cook.}

{Breathtaking Details in the Guest Bedroom}

{Beautiful and Romantic– How perfect is this shade of yellow?!}

{The Master Bedroom features an Oxblood Chinoiserie Wallpaper}

{The Glamorous Master Bedroom}

{Since the bathroom is tiny and doesn’t have any natural light, Hannah decided to make the shower feel nearly invisible by installing wallpaper behind it.}

{Photography by Simon Brown via The Coveteur}

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