How would you like to wake up each morning to the beautiful view of a lovely lake or a gently flowing river green canopy and distant mountains? While it remains a dream for many of us are turning this fantasy of an idyllic setting into reality by combining smart contemporary design with sustainable style.
The existing street façade of the classic house is largely left untouched and the elevation of the rear extension does not disturb its overall form. The smart use of glass brick and wood on the outside along with simple neutral hues for the interior gives the Elwood House its distinct appeal. Decor with a midcentury modern vibe and smart lighting complete the picturesque home.
The grand comeback of Mid-century modern in the last few years has meant that many modern homeowners are turning towards this timeless style for their newly renovated or revamped homes. in is an affluent neighborhood that often reflects the most popular interior design styles in the region and the latest trends.
Sophisticated modern homes with a minimalist edge are often portrayed as ultra-sleek structures using just glass and glossy stone that are a touch bland and monotonous. Yet this gorgeous contemporary home in will change your view about embracing minimalism and how it can be altered to create a nature-centric home.
The interior is connected seamlessly with the large deck outside and the panoramic views become an organic part of the indoors. Blurring this line between the interior and the outdoors played an important role in giving the small house a ‘vacation retreat’ vibe.
The main floor of the house contains the central living area along with a small dining space and sleek kitchen. Decor additions like the Moooi Random Lights and the timeless Eames chairs lend a touch of class and sophistication to the space. An elegant staircase leads to the upper level that features a bedroom and bath.
The design of the house was conceptualized to ensure that it will serve the young family for the next couple of decades even as its needs start to rapidly grow. Five bedrooms and bathrooms on the top level and flexible outdoor spaces that extend the living area outside complete this exquisite Melbourne residence.