You see, I've been drafting my dream house in my mind for a while now (as we all do). I've been keeping inspiration folders, floorplans and checklists. Well guess what, this house checks A LOT of the boxes. Let's see which ones...
Cast iron original fireplaces and other similar period features. Check.
Separate but open dining room. Check.
Wall of built-in bookcases. Check.
Family room or open-plan informal living room off the kitchen (separate from the formal living room). Check.
Grasscloth wallpaper and in the bedroom. Check.
Sizeable window in the bedroom. Check.
Sconces on each side of the bed. Check.
Cararra marble, mosaic tile and floor to ceiling mirror in the ensuite. Check
Antique persian rug as bath mat. Check.
Large open-plan kitchen with adjacent family room. Check.
High quality fixtures and feature splashback. Check.
Light and bright office space. Check
Sunken family room. Check.
Loads of light all around. Check.
Modern slow combustion fireplace with log storage and marble feature wall. Check Check Check.
A an eclectic mix of mid-century modern, antiques, contemporary, quirky, toned-down colourful furniture, lighting, homewares and artwork. Check. Check. Check. Check. Check. Check. Check.
Can you start seeing why my heart stopped upon laying eyes on this beauty?
PS - All images via Living Etc. Thanks to Jules of The Diversion Project for kindly sharing it with us!