RIVER OF DREAMS
Australian House & Garden Magazine|May 2021
A prime Perth site called for a luxurious yet understated home, with sublime views and family functionality high on the wish list.
Jackie Brygel

HALLWAY Custom front door by Instyle Joinery and Design form. Rug, The Rug Establishment. Marme E Pietre floor tiles, InStyle Ceramics. Wall Poet artwork by Bec Juniper from Linton & Kay Galleries.

COURTYARD The home’s ‘reversed’ layout maximises enjoyment of the property’s views to the Swan River and city skyline beyond. Cobblestones, Rural Stone.

THIS IS THE LIFE

As sleek and stylish as it unquestionably is, Jessica and Mark’s home is anything but precious. “The house does take a bit of a beating with three young children running around, but the materials and finishes we chose are really robust so everything is holding up extremely well. It’s just a great family house. There’s also a lovely reserve right on our doorstep, which is brilliant for the kids and the outdoor lifestyle we love.”

SUNKEN LOUNGE Moroso ‘Clarissa’ lounge chair (left), ‘Phoenix’ coffee table, ‘Klara’ armchairs, ‘Net’ side table, ‘Gentry’ sofa, ‘Shanghai Tip’ side table and Golran ‘Floral’ rug, all from Mobilia. Aether suspended fireplace, Aurora Suspended Fireplaces. Caesar Ceramiche ‘Life’ floor tiles in Moro, Myaree Ceramics.

SUNKEN LOUNGE Above Foscarini ‘Twiggy’ floor lamp, Moroso ‘Clarissa’ lounge chair, ‘Shanghai Tip’ side table and CC-Tapis ‘Lunar Addiction’ rug, all Mobilia. Curtains from Beachside Blinds and Curtains (throughout).

DINING Moroso ‘Mathilda’ dining chairs and Golran ‘Meteo’ rug, all Mobilia. Custom dining table. Custom wall unit by InDesign WA. Artwork by Betty Mpetyane Club.

KITCHEN Joinery by InDesign WA. Stainless steel kitchen benchtops; Aphrodite quartzite from Zuccari is used for the dining zone. Gaggenau appliances. Inclass ‘Dunas’ barstools, Mobilia. Marme E Pietre floor tiles, InStyle Ceramics.

From its light and airy living spaces to prime views of the glistening Swan River and Perth skyline beyond, this dreamy home has been well worth the wait for its owners, Jessica and Mark.

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