Simple in a narrow hallway. White painted stairs make them appear wider and the grey runner is both practical and elegant. Seek out a slim console - vintage or modern - thats useful and decorative but not space-consuming.
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The entryway features the original marble floor and a new slim radiator from Governale. Double doors, think about tiles for the floor. this is lovely, and a fake second door can make a tiny entry look like a historical architectural detail.
Railing Idea Grand formal foyer with dark hardwood floors and double front doors. Sweeping paneled staircase with white spindles and dark handrail. Curved balcony overlooking stairs, white walls and large glass and iron pendant.