We reveal the winners of the Period Living Readers’ Homes Awards 2016

Period Living Readers' Home Awards 2016

Every year we invite readers to enter their completed home improvement or interior decoration projects for our longstanding awards. This year, once again the judges had a difficult task selecting just five winners from so many strong entrants…

But the wait to see the winning homes is now over! We reveal the inspiring projects that scooped the prizes in the November 2016 issue of Period Living – on sale now!


Read more about the winning home

The prizes

The five winning homes are all featured in our special November 2016 Readers’ Homes Awards issue. The overall winner has scooped the top prize, worth £1,000, which includes £750 worth of vouchers to spend at Within Home, £200 worth of Vanessa Arbuthnott vouchers, and a year’s subscription to Period Living for them and a friend.

The four runners-up have each won £150 of Vanessa Arbuthnott vouchers, plus a Period Living subscription.

Our guest judgeVanessa Arbuthnott

Period Living was delighted to welcome textile designer Vanessa Arbuthnott to join the judging panel for the second successive year. ‘It was really refreshing to discover how hard people are working to transform their homes, and how many are doing it themselves on a budget,’ Vanessa says of this year’s entries.

About Within Home

Founded in 2015 by homes expert Alison Cork, the company stays true to her philosophy that ‘everyone deserves a beautiful home’, placing elegant design and good craftsmanship at the heart of its stunning collections. From hand-carved French furniture to the best British-made sofas and armchairs, Within Home blends traditional styles and up-and-coming trends in contemporary design.

See previous winners

Be inspired by previous winners. Step inside their period properties and see how they transformed them into award-winning homes.