Displaying posts labeled "Brick"

Modern Country House

Posted on Mon, 19 Mar 2018 by midcenturyjo

It’s a quintessential English country house but with a modern twist. The renovation of this 18th century home in Oxfordshire by has resulted in a light-filled family home with all the mod cons while retaining period features such as the beams and inglenook fireplace. The best of both worlds.

Favourite things

Posted on Thu, 15 Mar 2018 by midcenturyjo

Polished concrete floors with exposed aggregate, rendered bathroom walls, raw brass, painted brick, breeze block, open plan living. These are a few of my favourite things. Oh I forgot to mention re-imagined retro houses, the  swan-like transformation from tired blonde brick and boxy, dark rooms into stylish, light filled spaces perfect for beachside living. George Garrow House by Sydney-based .

Park House

Posted on Thu, 11 Jan 2018 by midcenturyjo

“Simply, exists to create intelligent and ‘real’ family homes that facilitate the greatest luxury of all – easy and highly enjoyable daily living.”

They forgot to say beautiful, light filled, stylish and fabulous but I guess that’s obvious.

Warehouse living in inner-city Sydney

Posted on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 by midcenturyjo

I’ve always dreamed of warehouse living but this Surry Hills conversion by takes it to the next level. Those windows are to die for, the brick on fleek and the modern minimalism the perfect counterfoil to this historic industrial building.

Photography by Tom Ferguson

Loft love

Posted on Thu, 27 Jul 2017 by KiM

Let’s play a game. Close your eyes. Now imagine your perfect New York loft apartment. Open your eyes and voilà this is it isn’t it? Well it is for me. Great Lisanes by .