In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- A vanity unit can be custom built to make the best use of even the smallest bathrooms.
- Upstairs, the largest of the two bedrooms extends to just over 14 square metres and includes fitted wardrobes, a vanity unit with wash hand basin and wooden floors.
- Its white suite includes a bath with overhead electric shower and a wash hand basin with vanity unit.
- It is roomy, with a fitted vanity unit and a mirrored cupboard.
- Upstairs there are five bedrooms including the master bedroom with double fitted wardrobes and a built-in vanity unit.
- It has both a bath and shower as well as a vanity unit.
- The large master bedroom, at the front of the first floor proper, has generous built-in wooden wardrobes, a corner handbasin and a marble vanity unit.
- To the front, the well-proportioned master bedroom is fitted with double wooden wardrobes, a vanity unit and a pedestal handbasin.
- The white suite includes a bath with wall-mounted shower as well as a handbasin with a vanity unit.
- The family bathroom is fitted with a vanity unit, handbasin and a white ceramic bath with telephone shower attachment and tiled surrounding walls.
- The part-tiled bathroom has a bath with shower attachment, toilet and wash hand basin, as well as a vanity unit.
- In a small bathroom, a vanity unit allows you to utilise the awkward space beneath a basin around the pipe work.
- The larger bedroom, to the rear, also features a vanity unit with wash hand basin.
- The stylish family bathroom has black marble floor tiles, a Victorian-style freestanding bath with antique shower head and a vanity unit with a marble top.
- Both rooms are equipped with hand basins and the larger bedroom features a vanity unit and built-in locker.
- The lavish family bathroom on the first floor return has a large cast-iron slipper bath with telephone shower, a separate shower and a vanity unit.
- It has a power shower, hand basin set in a vanity unit and a tiled floor.
- The bathroom is fully tiled while the bedroom includes fitted wardrobes as well as a vanity unit with sink inset.
- The property's two bedrooms are doubles with sash windows and timber floors; the largest room also features fitted wardrobes and a vanity unit.
- The shower room at the front of the house includes a vanity unit, wash-hand basin and a double shower unit with glass brick feature.
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