New technology drove innovation in Victorian architecture but design harked back to a period of nostalgia. Past eras were raided from inspiration. Regency classicism, the Greek revival, mix in a bit of Gothic and you had a continuous raid of the past styling.
A different skirting board that works well with the Tonbridge architrave. Its is best for those wanting a Victorian feel but something a little different.
A semi circular top section sits cleanly and makes this skirting board look solid and expensive. The clean lines thereafter are a flat section of board.