This reminds me of my first flat. Classic Victorian house interior with an original fireplace, books in the alcove. However I wasn't stylish enough to have those wonderfully chic grey walls with high white accents.
Chalk paint gallery with paint colors listed for each piece - this is a great site for ideas. Alot of before and after pieces. Buy Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® from local stockist Brenda Brown @ Annex of paredown in Ann, Arbor