industrial luxe
Living Etc Magazine|February 2021
The transformation of Gary and Keith’s home from period property to warehouse-style abode is amazing
Amy Moorea Wong

LIVING AREA

The natural soft pink of the exposed plaster sets the tone in here. ‘It’s such a relaxing, enjoyable space,’ Gary says.

Vint modular sofa, HK Living. Pendant ceiling light, Moooi. Suede tasselled floor cushion, Nordal. Carlo sideboard, Habitat

DINING AREA

‘The view from the table is of the staircase running the entirety of the other floors – it has a beautiful sculptural feel to it,’ explains Gary.

Compass table, Matthew Hilton for SCP. Velvet dining chairs, HK Living. Liv rug, Benuta

LIVING AREA

Tactile finishes of plaster and brick are juxtaposed with soft textiles, luxe details and a rich pop of red.

Dawn swivel lounge chair, Bloomingville. Black floor light, French Connection Home. Rug, Zara Home

home profile

THE OWNERS

Gary Marshall, co-founder of playful beauty brand Anatomicals, his partner Keith Hirst, director of structural engineer company H|F-K, and rescue dogs Sniff the terrier cross and Labrador Ruby.

THE PROPERTY

A four-storey Victorian house, remodelled with a warehouse vibe, in Ramsgate. The ground floor has an open-plan living room, dining area and kitchen. The first floor holds a spare bedroom and the bathroom, the second floor the master bedroom and en suite and guest room, and the third a roof terrace.

KITCHEN

‘The green-black kitchen allows the other colours to pop out and make a statement,’ Gary says.

Units in RAL 6007 Bottle Green. Walls and surface, microcement. Designed by structural engineers H|F-K

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