‘Putting UP the Ritz ! Lol ... in fact we really ‘Putting UP the Ritz ! Lol ... in fact we really needed to be an octopus even with the brilliant help of Pascale and Daniel,our beloved and brilliantly loyal neighbours.
 We’re still just finishing off the plaster boarding of this ceiling part above the servants staircase but it’s  nearly now all done - already in fact for a light skim of plaster and then the original cornice mouldings can go back on and up .
You’ll never know we took the entire ceiling down by the time we’ve finished , oh except all the cracks will have gone and the ceiling won’t be in danger of collapse anymore .He he he .
 We’ve also been putting in the new electrical wiring to the corridor , side bedrooms and here for the staircase chandelier... which Tim and I are still arguing ( I mean debating!) about ...
 Nearly Friday everyone...or as Maggie Smith so beautifully said in Downtown Abbey ... ‘but what is a weekend ?’ #restorationnation #restorationproject #restorations #chateau #château #restorationchateau #escapetothechateaux #escapetothecountry #escapetothechateaudiy #france #france🇫🇷 #franceunframed #ceiling

‘Putting UP the Ritz ! Lol ... in fact we really needed to be an octopus even with the brilliant help of Pascale and Daniel,our beloved and brilliantly loyal neighbours.
We’re still just finishing off the plaster boarding of this ceiling part above the servants staircase but it’s nearly now all done - already in fact for a light skim of plaster and then the original cornice mouldings can go back on and up .
You’ll never know we took the entire ceiling down by the time we’ve finished , oh except all the cracks will have gone and the ceiling won’t be in danger of collapse anymore .He he he .
We’ve also been putting in the new electrical wiring to the corridor , side bedrooms and here for the staircase chandelier... which Tim and I are still arguing ( I mean debating!) about ...
Nearly Friday everyone...or as Maggie Smith so beautifully said in Downtown Abbey ... ‘but what is a weekend ?’ #restorationnation #restorationproject #restorations #chateau #château #restorationchateau #escapetothechateaux #escapetothecountry #escapetothechateaudiy #france #france🇫🇷 #franceunframed #ceiling
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