All is not lost! We are kind of shoe-horned into our house, but we have a walk-in cupboard off the dining room that once looked like this...
|Spot the family height marks - if we ever move I will have to tear off the doorframe.
A lot of relocation of stuff, a bit of work, a table made out of two old wardrobe shelves, and it now looks like this!
It's 97 centimetres wide but it's a palace to me!