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.
One of the great things about having a lakefront house is not just the view of the serene water body in the distance but also the fantastic natural landscape that surrounds it. Nestled in a fairy-tale-like setting on the bank of in Italy this heavenly retreat leaves you mesmerized with its sights and sounds.
The top floor contains the master bedroom and luxurious bathroom along with an expansive walk-in closet. Embracing a neutral color scheme all three levels seem like a natural extension of one another even as pops of bright color are kept to a bare minimum.
Architects from chose concrete as they felt that its raw appeal was more in tune with the original façade of the house. The vertical openings of the extension are crafted to match the existing style of the house while warm wooden tones and a neutral color palette grace the home indoors.
An open-plan living area complete with a dashing contemporary kitchen and an ergonomic dining space make up the heart of the top floor. Connected with the balcony outside through sliding glass doors this entire space offers unabated views of the distant ocean. A master suite en-suite and walk-in closet are neatly tucked behind this living area.
In the last few years we have seen some gorgeous Edwardian homes across Australia get stylish additions and extensions that combined the residences’ old world charm with contemporary comfort. Following this smart and sustainable path is the lovely in that was renovated and revamped by Robert Nichol & Sons.
The top floor houses the private spaces and a gorgeous balcony that overlooks the backyard and pool area. It is amazing how with the smart use of wall art throw pillows and carefully curated decor the villa has a refreshing and fun vibe which takes it beyond the appeal of a mundane contemporary space. A lavish pool and lounge area outside and brilliant LED lighting complete this vibrant home with a lively spirit!