This attractive, substantial, low-maintenance home close to the city is planned for privacy and sunshine. It features a traditional design, with a French Provencal fl avour. Limestone walls, a tiled roof, working shutters and tasteful use of wrought iron set the exterior scene.
An exposed timber beam, wrought iron balustrade, customised panelled doors, skirtings and architraves and a stone fi replace defi ne the homely interior. Ingenious use of space has provided storage and functionality for modern living.
Designed as a three-bedroom family home, it has been tailored for a retired couple, with bedrooms two and three left as one space for craft activities. A folding double guest bed is incorporated in the cleverly built-in furniture, while an attic room provides additional storage and space for the owner’s model railway.
The use of affordable natural materials offers durability and comfortable simplicity