The owner of this stunning new custom built home had a real focus on creating a unique open plan design that had a natural clean line finished look. There are so many unique features to this home however there are really three standouts that created an aesthetically appealing finish to this property.
From the street view you can not see any down pipes or gutters on the exterior of this house. In fact, you can’t even see the roof! All drainage is concealed and hidden within the walls and beneath or through the concrete house slab. The roof itself is set back from the exterior of the house with a flat edge, creating the illusion of no roof whilst still providing an effective stormwater drainage system.
The house was built on a sloping block and the design has intentionally allowed for the natural run off of drainage water around the right side of the property.
At the rear of the property, overlooking the natural bushland corridor is a large floating balcony extending from the second level. This creates two sitting areas, one upstairs accessed from the master bedroom to enjoy the warmth of the sun from the privacy of your own balcony and an elevated position.
Downstairs is a large outdoor entertaining area with a built-in BBQ and bench space. The unique engineering of the balcony means there are no poles obstructing your view. It creates an open space to enjoy your surroundings.
The wooden staircase is framed with galvanised steel and a glass balustrade railing. On one side of the staircase is floor to ceiling fixed windows to invite natural lighting in and open up the area. On the other side are wooden slats that separate the stairwell from the home office. The custom interior design of both the stairwell and the slat dividers allows you to see straight through the stairs to the natural environment outside.
Upstairs there is a chiprock wall with a timber top to create a shadow line on the staircase.
Other custom designed features of this home include:
At Nikal Construction our team of Brisbane & Gold Coast custom home builders can help you through every stage of creating your dream home. After completing site visits and providing our initial insights and advice, we work alongside a team of skilled architects to make sure we capture and deliver every aspect of your dream home. With over 30 years of experience, our team has completed numerous custom builds and delivered stunning homes tailored to the owners unique needs and desires right down to the finest of details.
You’ll find this property located on Palmerston Close in Upper Kedron. For more information on this build or to arrange a free consultation, please reach out online via our contact form or call us on 1300 677 087.
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