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Be Your Own Star Baker

By Sophia Wood-Burgess

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Do you dream of crafting the perfect crème pat to earn a Hollywood Handshake? Pick the perfect kitchen to get you there.

Tonight, Great British Bake Off fans will all be settling in to watch the final three bakers of series 12 battle it out for the coveted cake stand. If you’ve got big plans for your amateur baking, take a look at these great kitchens.

The Signature Bake

Show the world your personality and baking flair (or at least, show your house guests) with a signature kitchen to match your signature bake.

7 bed, 2 bath | detached cottage | Peaslake

You can almost smell the delicious homemade pies baking in this cottage, bringing the whole family running to the table. Take a walk through the grounds or in the nearby village for inspiration, and get ready to bake up some happy memories.

Period cooker and modern cabinets in a bright, airy corner of the kitchen
Large farmhouse wooden table in a cottage kitchen
Modern cabinets and stylish storage in a classic cottage kitchen

5 bed, 3 bath | Victorian house | Brondesbury Park

Every crumb of this house boasts style and character. The kitchen, with its marble counters, open space and natural light accents, makes a modern twist on a Victorian home. It's the perfect inspiration for imaginative, surprising twists on classic puddings.

The Technical Challenge

Have you got the set up to bake with precision in the kitchen and impress the judges in a Technical Challenge? Take a look in these souped-up kitchens.

4 bed, 3 bath | 3 storey house | West Hampstead

There's all the room an aspiring baker needs in this kitchen – plentiful counter space with a kitchen island, loads of storage for all your appliances, and room to wipe down baking trays in the deep butler’s basin sink.

5 bed, 2 bath | 3 storey house | Bedford Hill

This house is finished to an exceptionally high standard throughout, including this competition-ready kitchen. It is spacious and modern, featuring Sola units and Dekton Kairos Worktops to complement your precision bakes.

The Showstopper

Go big, go bold, go above and beyond with a jaw-dropping, showstopping kitchen for your wildest culinary creations.

2 bed, 2 bath | contemporary apartment | Clerkenwell

Let this all-star kitchen be the muse for your most incredible desserts. The horse lamp, an unmissable feature, was crane-lifted in to complete the look. It is a fully customised kitchen from bulthaup Mayfair that your dinner guests won’t soon forget.

1 bed, 1 bath | period conversion | Bayswater

Can you think of a more perfect place to decorate dazzling cakes and whip up airy meringues than this perfect pink kitchen? This showstopper seems to embody Great British Bake Off’s prettiest desserts. And if you want to take some sweetness into the rest of your life, the entire apartment is equally gorgeous.

Still dreaming of the ideal kitchen in which to hone your baking skills? Get in touch with our team, and we'll help you find it before series 13!

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