Farrow and Ball Wimborne White

Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239 paint color review

Official color page:Wimborne White 239
Color code:239
Color name:Wimborne White
Brand:Farrow and Ball

It's brilliant for both walls and woodwork, brightening a room with only the slightest hint of grey. It's warm without yellow tones and, therefore, brilliant if you want to introduce grey to your colour scheme but don't want the room to feel too cold.

LRV of Wimborne White

Wimborne White 239 has an LRV of 89.67% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 89.67% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Farrow and Ball Wimborne White undertones?

Yellow and Red are Farrow and Ball Wimborne White undertones color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

247, 243, 232

Is Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 44° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

239 Wimborne White HSL code: 44, 48%, 94%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Farrow and Ball Wimborne White:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Farrow and Ball 239 Wimborne White

Darker shades

Color comparison

Wimborne White 239 vs All White 2005

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239 vs Farrow and Ball All White 2005Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239
LRV: 89.67%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 94.47%
White color
Temperature: warm

Wimborne White 239 vs Salt CC5

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239 vs Farrow and Ball Salt CC5Farrow and Ball Wimborne White 239
LRV: 89.67%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.69%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f7f3e8copy color code
RGB Decimal247, 243, 232copy color code
RGB Percent96.86%, 95.29%, 90.98%copy color code
HSVHue: 44° Saturation: 6.07% Value: 96.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(44, 48, 94)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.62 Yellow: 6.07 Key: 3.14copy color code
YIQY: 242.942 I: 5.918 Q: -2.577copy color code
XYZX: 84.971 Y: 89.702 Z: 89.16copy color code
CIE LabL:95.873 a:-0.544 b:5.773copy color code
CIE LuvL:95.873 u:2.903 v:8.876copy color code
Decimal16249832copy color code
Hunter lab94.711, -5.602, 10.483copy color code
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