Tamzin Outhwaite follows the Beckhams with this lavish addition to her home

It costs £12,000

Chloe Best

Tamzin Outhwaite is making an extravagant addition to her London home, by installing a £12,000 sauna in her garden. The EastEnders actress is following in the footsteps of David and Victoria Beckham with the new addition to her property, after the couple installed a similar igloo-style structure at their Cotswolds residence.

According to Daily Mail, Tamzin has been given planning permission for the Scandinavian steam room, which has room for six people and resembles a log cabin from the outside. The structure will be largely hidden from view in the mum-of-three's garden, which is why none of her neighbours had any objections to its construction.


Tamzin Outhwaite is installing a sauna in her garden like the Beckhams have

Tamzin has ordered her sauna from Iglucraft, the same company where the Beckhams ordered theirs. The company has become a favourite among celebrities, as Guy Ritchie also bought one for his Wiltshire estate in September, and likely recommended it to his friend, retired footballer David.

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However, the Beckhams opted for a lavish cabin with a sauna, steam room, relaxation room and wash room, with space for six people to relax and unwind in their own back garden. David shared a glimpse at the structure in his garden before Christmas, writing: "Loving this cold weather right now."

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Tamzin, who plays Mel Owen in the soap, often shares photos of her home on social media, where she lives with boyfriend Tom Childs and her two daughters – Marnie Mae and Florence Elsie – from her marriage to actor Tom Ellis.

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The actress appears to have a passion for interior design and regularly showcases her latest vintage finds and upcycling projects on Instagram, including transforming her bathroom with a cabinet from a "junk shop", which had been fitted with a marble worktop and patterned ceramic tiles.

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