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An orangery is more substantial than a conservatory. It is usually made of brick or masonry to match the existing property, with floor-to-ceiling windows and a latern-style roof.

What to look for
• Orangeries are the perfect solution for kitchen/diners so you will need to plan how to use the space from the start. Consider designs from JR Willoughby and David Salisbury.

Orangery, with latern-style roof, from £25,000, Glass Houses by Jeremy Uglow

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Photograph by Tom Merton, Rachel Whiting, Getty Images

Conservatory Videos

Conservatory decorating ideas for every style

Conservatory decorating ideas for every style

Planning on updating your conservatory? Choose a style to match the rest of your home with our tips on creating either a modern, traditional or country-style scheme. We quiz 25 Beautiful Homes' decorating expert, Penny Botting for her top tips. Constantly in the presence of fantastic readers' homes, Penny has plenty of inspirational ideas to suit your style, whether you're looking for a bold, modern conservatory or a charming rustic garden room. Plus, if you're looking for more of Penny's fabulous advice, watch her other decorating videos: how to create a country-style bedroom and how to plan the perfect hallway.