Princes Way:  Corridor & hallway by Frost Architects Ltd

25 staircases you won't believe exist in British homes!

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Stairs are more than just a way to get from one floor of your home to another, you know. With all the incredible designs out there being made by master carpenters, they have become covetable architectural features in their own right.

So, we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the most wild and wonderful variations in Britain. By the end of this article we bet you'll be considering some home improvement and thinking about stepping up your stair design in favour of something a little more exciting. Don't say we didn't warn you!

1. Beautiful bare bones

2. Shedding some light on the matter!

Exclusive Cantilever Floating staircase with LED Lights: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

Exclusive Cantilever Floating staircase with LED Lights

Railing London Ltd

3. Uniquely customised

Leather Handrail in Marylebone refurbishment: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Hide and Stitch
Hide and Stitch

Leather Handrail in Marylebone refurbishment

Hide and Stitch

4. A nod to the dark side

5. Barely there rails!

Restored flooring : minimalistic Corridor, hallway & stairs by PAD ARCHITECTS
PAD ARCHITECTS

Restored flooring

PAD ARCHITECTS

6. Dual-level masterpiece

Two Levels of Floating Stairway: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

Two Levels of Floating Stairway

Railing London Ltd

7. A blend of tradition and modernity

Double central spine staircase : modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Smet UK - Staircases
Smet UK—Staircases

Double central spine staircase

Smet UK - Staircases

9. Rich materials

Spiral Staircase Nottingham: rustic Corridor, hallway & stairs by Complete Stair Systems Ltd
Complete Stair Systems Ltd

Spiral Staircase Nottingham

Complete Stair Systems Ltd

10. Ultra minimalist

Cantilever Staircase realised in wood painted wait: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

Cantilever Staircase realised in wood painted wait

Railing London Ltd

11. Decadent and rustic

12. Adaptive to the space

Timber Staircase New Malden: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Complete Stair Systems Ltd
Complete Stair Systems Ltd

Timber Staircase New Malden

Complete Stair Systems Ltd

13. A little industrial

Bespoke Staircase Cornwall: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Complete Stair Systems Ltd
Complete Stair Systems Ltd

Bespoke Staircase Cornwall

Complete Stair Systems Ltd

14. Dazzling in colour and style

White Modern Middle-spine Staircase: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

White Modern Middle-spine Staircase

Railing London Ltd

15. A little retro touch

Spiral Staircase Wokingham: industrial Corridor, hallway & stairs by Complete Stair Systems Ltd
Complete Stair Systems Ltd

Spiral Staircase Wokingham

Complete Stair Systems Ltd

16. Not wasting any space

Staircase to mezzanine: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Temza design and build
Temza design and build

Staircase to mezzanine

Temza design and build

17. Perfectly camouflaged

Floating Staircase with Clear Glass Balustrade: modern Corridor, hallway & stairs by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

Floating Staircase with Clear Glass Balustrade

Railing London Ltd

18. Grandiose and gorgeous

Entrance Hall :  Corridor & hallway by Studio Hooton
Studio Hooton

Entrance Hall

Studio Hooton

19. Is this the future?

​A single-flight cantilever staircase crafted in toughened, laminated glass:  Corridor & hallway by Railing London Ltd
Railing London Ltd

​A single-flight cantilever staircase crafted in toughened, laminated glass

Railing London Ltd

20. Artistic and functional

21. Like something from a movie

London domestic staircase:  Corridor & hallway by Stair Factory
Stair Factory

London domestic staircase

Stair Factory

22. Modern art in functional form

House Shoeman interior:  Corridor & hallway by C7 architects
C7 architects

House Shoeman interior

C7 architects

23. Subtly not overshadowing the feature wall

Triple Height Hallway:  Corridor & hallway by WT Architecture
WT Architecture

Triple Height Hallway

WT Architecture

24. Making great use of the available dimensions

Luxury Staircase:  Corridor & hallway by Haldane UK
Haldane UK

Luxury Staircase

Haldane UK

25. Unusual for the property!

For more fabulous stair inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: Stylish Stairs For Small Spaces.

Budget aside, which design would you choose?
Whitton Drive:  Terrace house by GK Architects Ltd

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