Real Estate Crush: A Riverside Swiss Chalet in England

Real Estate Crush: A Riverside Swiss Chalet in England | Thought & SightDespite some interior design choices ranging from questionable to bizarre, the above photo was all I needed to crush on this historic riverside chalet in Hampton Court, England.

Real Estate Crush: A Riverside Swiss Chalet in England | Thought & Sight

The chalet was imported from Switzerland in 1882, and– substantial as it may appear to the eyes of the less solvent– served as a “garden feature” for a much larger home.

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So, the current owner has “restored” the home, and their taste is….interesting. Clearly, I’d need to remodel, but at least there’s no beige granite. (I can’t stop watching House Hunters and no so silently judging the proliferation of beige kitchens and bathrooms).

Real Estate Crush: A Riverside Swiss Chalet in England | Thought & Sight

And how gorgeous are those balconies?!

Real Estate Crush: A Riverside Swiss Chalet in England | Thought & SightListed as “price upon request” (which I always read as “this isn’t even in your fantasy price range”).

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