ELSPETH LYNN DESIGN
 
 
 
EL-DOOR.jpg
 

WESTBOURNE TERRACE

 
Elspeth-Lynn-London-townhouse-apartment_03-1.jpg
 

LONDON TOWNHOUSE 

This West London Victorian Grade II–listed home combines old-school glamour and hotel luxe. 
Featured in Architectural Digest online  November, 2016.

 
 
 
 Lynn restored the original plasterwork in this well-proportioned space and hung a French Empire tent chandelier for added impact. The sofas, upholstered in alpaca and linen, were custom made by Elspeth Lynn Design. 

Lynn restored the original plasterwork in this well-proportioned space and hung a French Empire tent chandelier for added impact. The sofas, upholstered in alpaca and linen, were custom made by Elspeth Lynn Design. 

Westbourne-terrace-flat18-web.jpg
199-96_WT-200.jpg
 A striking black-lacquered workstation creates a dramatic focal point in the living room.

A striking black-lacquered workstation creates a dramatic focal point in the living room.

 The custom-made black-and-caramel piped-velvet chair was produced by Bojan Bojanov at  Unique Home .

The custom-made black-and-caramel piped-velvet chair was produced by Bojan Bojanov at Unique Home.

 Built-in alcoves on either side display favorite objets, while concealed cupboards house paperwork. 

Built-in alcoves on either side display favorite objets, while concealed cupboards house paperwork. 

193-96_WT-194.jpg
 Steel-and-glass doors by  Clement  bring a softly industrial feel to this period setting, while a decorative console from  Jonathan Charles  adds an Art Deco touch. Every sight line was considered. It’s a real luxury if every view is a beautiful one.

Steel-and-glass doors by Clement bring a softly industrial feel to this period setting, while a decorative console from Jonathan Charles adds an Art Deco touch. Every sight line was considered. It’s a real luxury if every view is a beautiful one.

54-96_WT-54b.jpg
119-96_WT-120 copy.jpg
 Custom coloured inlaid black and bronze Stark carpet with brass trim.

Custom coloured inlaid black and bronze Stark carpet with brass trim.

 Guinevere Regency Chandlier Circa 1810

Guinevere Regency Chandlier Circa 1810

 The curved black banquette piped in cream was custom made to Lynn’s specifications by designer Raj Sharma.  Tom Dixon ’s Mirror Ball pendant lights add sheen, while  Jonathan Adler ’s Nixon alpaca throws introduce a luxurious note.

The curved black banquette piped in cream was custom made to Lynn’s specifications by designer Raj Sharma. Tom Dixon’s Mirror Ball pendant lights add sheen, while Jonathan Adler’s Nixon alpaca throws introduce a luxurious note.

260-96_WT_Day2-61.jpg
Westbourne-terrace-flat30-web.jpg
243-96_WT_Day2-44.jpg
240-96_WT_Day2-41.jpg
 Built in Miele Nespresso coffee machine for brilliant coffee every time.

Built in Miele Nespresso coffee machine for brilliant coffee every time.

 Black-and-white checkerboard flooring sets an elegant tone in the hallway. 

Black-and-white checkerboard flooring sets an elegant tone in the hallway. 

  Vaughan ’s Lion Head wall lights add a hint of glamour, while a black metal pendant introduces a graphic note.Walls are lined with Pearl River Jute from  Thibaut ’s Grasscloth collection. 

Vaughan’s Lion Head wall lights add a hint of glamour, while a black metal pendant introduces a graphic note.Walls are lined with Pearl River Jute from Thibaut’s Grasscloth collection. 

 A vintage 1950s wall rack sourced from  Valerie Wade  is the perfect receptacle for coats. To create contrast and add an Art Deco touch, the jute wallpaper was edged in wide black grosgrain ribbon by  VV Rouleaux .

A vintage 1950s wall rack sourced from Valerie Wade is the perfect receptacle for coats. To create contrast and add an Art Deco touch, the jute wallpaper was edged in wide black grosgrain ribbon by VV Rouleaux.

 The quietest of master bedrooms so you can geta peaceful night’s rest. And feel good every morning. A bespoke silk-upholstered headboard is set off by a pair of slim mirrored panels on either side of the bed. The pendant lamps were custom made by lighting studio  Villaverde , while walls lined in  Thibaut ’s Rush Cloth create a cocooning effect.

The quietest of master bedrooms so you can geta peaceful night’s rest. And feel good every morning. A bespoke silk-upholstered headboard is set off by a pair of slim mirrored panels on either side of the bed. The pendant lamps were custom made by lighting studio Villaverde, while walls lined in Thibaut’s Rush Cloth create a cocooning effect.

 Inspired by her favorite London hotels, the master bedroom combines functionality and old-school glamour with a palette of restful caramels and golds. A partially mirrored wall divider acts as a handy storage and dressing area.

Inspired by her favorite London hotels, the master bedroom combines functionality and old-school glamour with a palette of restful caramels and golds. A partially mirrored wall divider acts as a handy storage and dressing area.

510-DJL_5319 copy.jpg
450-DJL_4771 copy.jpg
511-DJL_5323 copy.jpg
463-DJL_4799 copy.jpg
 Plenty of texture enhances this gold-and-caramel scheme, from the diamond-embossed wool sisal carpet by  Stark  to the tropical-print duvet cover from  Zara Home . Rafia wallpaper, thick drapes, and a generous headboard make this an inviting escape.

Plenty of texture enhances this gold-and-caramel scheme, from the diamond-embossed wool sisal carpet by Stark to the tropical-print duvet cover from Zara Home. Rafia wallpaper, thick drapes, and a generous headboard make this an inviting escape.

 A bathroom designed so you can luxuriate in the bath for hours.A deep tub with a striking Calacatta marble surround, contrasted with jet-black fittings by  Watermark . Walls in custom Venetian plaster. 

A bathroom designed so you can luxuriate in the bath for hours.A deep tub with a striking Calacatta marble surround, contrasted with jet-black fittings by Watermark. Walls in custom Venetian plaster. 

 A bathroom designed so you can luxuriate in the bath for hours.A deep tub with a striking Calacatta marble surround, contrasted with jet-black fittings by  Watermark . Walls in custom Venetian plaster. 

A bathroom designed so you can luxuriate in the bath for hours.A deep tub with a striking Calacatta marble surround, contrasted with jet-black fittings by Watermark. Walls in custom Venetian plaster. 

365-96_WT_Day2-166.jpg
295-96_WT_Day2-96.jpg
401-96_WT_Day2-202 copy.jpg
 A powder room was conjured from an under-stairs cupboard, and the layout was reconfigured to allow for generous storage. Powder room vanity and sink in Honey Onyx marble, taps by  Waterworks N.Y.

A powder room was conjured from an under-stairs cupboard, and the layout was reconfigured to allow for generous storage. Powder room vanity and sink in Honey Onyx marble, taps by Waterworks N.Y.

PHOTOGRAPHY BY RACHAEL SMITH