Country Life

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Compiled by Arabella Youens | March 2017

You’ve just bought a country house and now you’re faced with the business of restoring and enhancing it-and possibly knocking it down and starting all over again. Or perhaps you decided that the house you’re in Isn’t fulfilling its potential. Who are you going to call? Country life gives you the top 100 architects, interior designers, builders and garden designers who have the knowledge and experience to create the rural retreat of your dreams.


Lucy Elworthy

A designer blessed with an exceptional eye for colour and pattern as well as an ability to track down unusual and eclectic pieces.
They say ‘Lucy has an innate perception, empathy and understanding to help create a style that fits a clients personality’
We say ‘married to architect John Comparelli with whom she often collaborates creating a rare and winning double act’
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