Nautical living room ~ The fresh white walls and rattan blinds provide a perfect backdrop for this simple, nautical style. A weathered chest doubles as a coffee table and storage space, while the striped bench cushion fabric is from Biggie Best. The nautical look is completed with Laura Ashley cushions.
UNITED STATES Location:Portsmouth, Rhode Island Guide price: £1.81m ) £ The ultimate in New England holiday chic, this beachside home is only an hour from Boston and three hours from Manhattan. It has four bedrooms and five bathrooms, with an interior designed by Ralph Lauren. Facilities in the development include a marina, fitness centre and tennis courts, as well as bars and restaurants. Not to mention the Atlantic Ocean, ebbing and flowing over the sand.