No space in the living room is unused. In a space about 9m2 there is a range set into the fireplace, a kind of pantry/cupboard in the corner,
a long leather sofa, a table with four chairs, two easy chairs, another folding table, a sideboard and sundry photos, holy pictures, ornaments.
Oh, and a piano. Did I mention the piano?
One of the bedrooms has space for two twin beds, some hooks and a chest of drawers. The second now only has one brass bed, but this is where, once upon a time, the six children would have slept. You can still see a curtain rail running across the ceiling - a curtain was used to divide the boys' side of the room from the girls' side.
Tucked behind the door was a small, slightly more modern, stove.
The washing facilities: