Warmth, elegance and comfort were the principal considerations when this project came into effect, and what began as an idea quickly transformed into a journey, which allowed multiple suppliers to work together to achieve the end result. These home owners wished to veer away from the modern guise and opted for a more classic look, resulting in a picturesque French colonial home.
There are few things more charming than a quaint village feel to your home. When the design of this divine dwelling was commissioned, the home owners did not have a clear vision of what they wanted other than to create a practical, different and unique home where they could relax and indulge in the magnificent location of the site as well as the climate and surrounds.
In order to create a proudly South African home, all aspects of our beautiful country must be considered – from the fertile ground right up to the cerulean sky. By using natural materials such as stone or clay bricks as well as exposed steel profiles and natural timber throughout this home, a contemporary South African theme was well sealed
These home owners always wanted a house where they would be able to entertain close friends in small groups, but also enjoy having a group of 40 to 50 people. So when they embarked on the construction of this home, they believed the design would have to cater for this.
Walking through the doors of this dwelling, you are left awestruck – the breathtaking splendour of this unbelievably beautiful and luxurious home is guaranteed to leave a lasting impression. A striking symmetry meets your eyes as you walk through the entrance hall, with pillars and ornamental chairs that flank a magnificent centerpiece hanging light that illuminates the chic, crisp space to make it more intimate and homey – even in its opulence.
This lavish northern suburban home was built from the ground up by a Portuguese family that places great value and emphasis on open-plan living as well as entertainment. Since they appreciate the outdoors so greatly, the very foundation of the home was created to enhance the time that this family spends outside.