By Hasmita Amtha, Project Consultant Lorna Ioakim, Property Coordinator Marlide Du Rand, Photographer Nic Baleta

Comfortable and classy – that was the brief for this new three-bedroom home.

Recently acquired from the estate, the owner knew from the start exactly what he wanted from the space: a simple modern house with a mature aesthetic.

The owner handed the blank canvas over to the interior designer for her to work her magic and turn the shell into a haven.

Considering the owner’s personality and things he enjoys most, the interior designer created an inviting space that boasts discerning taste. The designer says: “I was briefed to create a warm and luxurious contemporary interior that created multiple spaces within which the home owner, an avid reader, could escape into the pages of his books.

To see more of this beautiful home, buy the September 2020 issue of SA Home Owner – on shelf now!