The home isn’t large but it is perfect for the needs of Clea, Denton and the three young ones. It’s functional, practical, robustly built and easy to keep clean and organised. Still, a growing family means that a move to larger premises could be on the cards one day. “We will be keen for more space as the children grow older,” says Clea. But for now the house is the very model of compact and clean-lined comfort.