This home is situated in a unique, eco-friendly estate which is as close to “off the grid” as possible.
The unused roof space of a multi-storey industrial building, in the heart of Morningside, has been converted into a home that radiates charm and style.
The unobtrusive and modest exterior of this home belies an architectural wonder that offers its inhabitants both a sophisticated lifestyle and privacy from the outside world.
In the suburbs of Durban North lies one of the most beautiful eco-friendly new builds in the area. So passionate was this family to “live more gently on this planet” that not one eco-conscious stone was left unturned.
What was planned as a holiday home soon became the main residence for this KwaZulu-Natal couple.
Set on a 1 000ha KwaZulu-Natal game farm, this traditionally inspired farmhouse needed meticulous planning to ensure it did not impede on municipal and park restrictions.
Over the course of a year, the owners of this home embarked on a build that would not only result in a beautiful family home, but allow them to avoid being reliant on municipal services.
Far from the hustle and bustle of the city lies a sanctuary fit for a king. This modern home embraces the great views of nature and was built to be energy-efficient.
This modern home is technology-driven, but also carries a range of familiar finishes.
With calming tones of white and grey throughout this open-plan house, it is the perfect place to unwind after a long day at the office and a difficult commute home.
Describing their home as modern, classic, eco-friendly, tranquil and homely, the owners of this elegant property had hoped to merge the thresholds of interior and exterior.
For these home owners, who are nature-lovers, a home that reflected their love for the outdoors was important, expressed through the natural colours and materials used throughout the home
Sitting proudly on the banks of a river in a renowned estate with spectacular views, walking trails and abundant birdlife, this home was not only tastefully, but also thoughtfully, designed
Take a virtual tour through a modern home balances industrial elements with natural textures, creating a dynamic impact in a home that flows with light and life
In our first Home Of The Month, we take you on a virtual tour of a timeless, modern-rustic home that is a true African masterpiece.
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