Could this be Twickenham's most stylish home?

Tier on Tier Shutters in the Living Room
Could this be Twickenham's most stylish home?

Continuing on with our series of Home Styles we went along to visit the lovely Cynthia's adorable home in Twickenham. Her interior styling being a mixture of modern yet comfortable subtlety with the odd statement piece for an extra streak of personality is what lead her to us. The results are quite spectacular. 

Question 1: Describe your interior style?

 Our interiors style is a mixture of Old English and new mixed together. We also keep the rooms as period as possible to the property and just add a few touches of modern furniture, fixtures and fitting. We love a minimalist look. We are Pinterest inspired but we like to add our own little touches and not follow the trend so much. 

Full Height Shutters in the Bedroom

Full Height - Craftwood MDF - 64mm (Classic Slat Size) - Central Tilt Rod - Nickel Plated Hinges - Silk White

Question 2: What motivated you to choose shutters within your home?

My love affair with Plantation Shutters started as a little girl growing up in The Seychelles. The Grand Houses and Plantation Houses had plantation shutters on the doors and windows. A mix of French and English Colonial style. My husband first used Plantation Shutters in a house we developed in Acton W3 in 2011. The love carried on from there. We had them fitted in our flat on Kneller Road TW2 and now in our House in Colonial Avenue TW2. They are very easy to clean & does not need any maintenance. I personally think they add a great feature to the room and act as a focal point same a fire place would do in a room. Shutters go with any interior look one chooses. 

Question 3: Your property is beautiful, tell us what differentiates your property from others in this area of London?

We love Victorian Houses and we believe bringing them back to life and adding the modern chic elevates the house. Our home is still an ongoing project towards our forever home goals inside and outside.

Full Height Shutters in the Bedroom

Full Height - Craftwood MDF - 64mm (Classic Slat Size) - Central Tilt Rod - Nickel Plated Hinges - Silk White

Question 4: What’s the best thing about living where you do?

Our area is very safe, great schools and families. It’s a lovely place to live and have a family. We have a lovely park and beautiful Richmond and Kingston is on our door step. 

Question 5: What difference (s) have you noticed in your home since your shutters have been installed?

Since we had the Shutters installed, they have completed and complimented all the 3 rooms. They are a great focal point and there is something so clean and fresh about having Shutters in rooms. I love them! 

It’s always wonderful for us to hear about the journeys that our clients take to us and what our shutters mean for them and their families once they’re installed.You can find many more loving testimonials, just like this one, over on our Customer Reviews page.

Plantation shutters are the perfect choice for any busy family as they are durable, easy to maintain, offer privacy, light control and of course are very stylish! For all your plantation shutter queries please call us now on 020 8871 9222 or email our friendly team today.

Job specs:

  • Material(s): 
    Craftwood MDF Shutters
  • Style(s): 
    Full Height
  • Room(s): 
    Living room
  • Range(s): 
    Classic (64mm)
  • Tilt rod style(s): 
    Traditional (centred)
  • Finish(es): 
    White & off-white


Trustpilot Reviews - Plantation Shutters Ltd
Fozia - Review left on Trustpilot

Very good. Fantastic quality and fit. Very prof. Also arrived a few weeks earlier then quoted. Will buy for the next home also.

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Julia - Review left on Trustpilot

I love my new blinds. They are high quality, look beautiful and were at the most competitive price. The fitters were also very polite and efficient.

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Stephen - Review left on Google

Plantation shutters visited my flat 20 January 2022 to measure, discuss slat size and material, and give me a free estimate which I was happy with.