Christmas at Castle Howard, a Stately Home in Yorkshire, England. During December the house is lit with candles and the interior is decorated with festive trees and decorations, together with log fires and live seasonal music. Photo by John Dalkin.
'I have always favoured traditional but pared-down schemes that look natural, light and fresh,' says Ben Pentreath. On the chimneypiece of his Dorset home are holly and ivy that gathered from nearby woods.