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This beloved mid-century family home underwent a 2022 architectural revival with the addition of a modern black-cedar 2nd floor addition sitting atop the original white-plastered ground floor, creating an interesting intersection between old and new. Two bedrooms and a bathroom in the new upstairs area meant that the three original downstairs bedrooms were repurposed into a grown-up bedroom wing including a walk-in wardrobe & ensuite bathroom.
A complete renewal of furniture, flooring & soft furnshings, inside and out, as well as a kitchen renovation has resulted in an old home made brand new.
Sense of place, tūrangawaewae, runs strongly through this whānau, and now the whare that protects and nurtures them will continue to do so for many years to come.



The stunning Patagonia quartzite stone kitchen island was the lead for the two tone kitchen cabinetry. Light and dark delineate the work areas from the storage areas. A change in materials make the bar part of the living area and textures on the aged brass woven panel add a sense of luxury to the hidden bar



With room for everyone, the casual living area has generous divan modular sofas surrounding a stunning tiled fireplace and comfy reading nook



The master bedroom is an oasis with a contrasting coloured panelled feature wall & bespoke studded headboard. The new upstairs bedrooms both have spectacular rural views. Organic & natural textures combine with luxurious french bedlinen for the ultimate retreat.

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Generous covered outdoor areas make living out here possible in all seasons. Upholstered furniture and specially designed outdoor rugs make you never want to leave



Cosy and intimate the lounge area begs you to kick off your shoes and curl up with a book, or gather the whole team for the big match. Wallpapered with soft green grasscloth, painted black chapel ceiling & neutral linen curtains, sit alongside new and much loved furnuture



The double height atrium divided from the hallway with timber fins is a great spot for some quiet reflection



Backing onto the casual living area, the solid timber dining table can extend to accomodate the entire whanau. Classic CH24 Wishbone chairs and a trestle bench provide flexible seating options

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