Decorating in the English Manor House Style
An English manor is a big house located in the country, so it's not hard to figure out how to emulate the look: just think flowers. The English Manor House style combines colors and patterns in soft fabrics with traditional case pieces.
Floral bouquets abound in this classic traditional style based on English country homes.
The most common English Manor fabric is chintz; use this floral bouquet fabric for draperies, upholstery, and to-the-floor tablecloths.
Choose fabrics in jewel-tone colors in brilliant reds, yellows, blues, greens, purples, and oranges.
Large wood pieces with decorative carved details are a great choice for furniture.
Mix and match different art pieces; focus primarily on portraits and landscapes.
Walls should either be painted in warm tones like yellows, pinks, and greens or covered in wood paneling.
English Manor style can also project a masculine look in browns, rich wine tones, deep greens, dark blue, and deep gold.