A Designer’s Modern-Traditional Home in NSW's Southern Highlands

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A Designer’s Modern-Traditional Home in NSW's Southern Highlands

In this episode of Houzz TV Live, interior designer Jess Hunter takes viewers through her new-construction home in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales. She shows how a galvanised metal roof, painted wood cladding and brick on the exterior ensured the architecture conformed to the heritage area’s rules. Meanwhile, an open layout and minimalist kitchen with black cabinets modernise the interiors.

Hunter also discusses how she used oversize pendant lights and a centrally located iron fireplace and chimney to create zones in the open-plan living areas. A polished-concrete floor was ground down to reveal the inner aggregate that Hunter specified, and which resembles an eye-catching dark terrazzo. Linen curtains and sofa help soften the surface in the living area.

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PRM Custom Builders

Wow, this is fantastic, what amazing textures!

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Cristina Ranchal Rubio

Love it! Thank you for sharing!

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somec

Can you tell me where to find these light fixtures, I have been looking for something like this for over a year. Oversized, a variety of shapes AND made from a material to absorb sound. - well done! Thank you,


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crazyhearts

Great presentation. Nailed it! Textures, color, light, sculptural elements and plants!

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zagster

I love the fireplace and its placement. Beautiful home!


   
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4waystoyummy

Beautiful and so restful. I have to ask...where's the coffeemaker? Appliances get out of hand but since I am always cooking I'm hauling them out to the counter too often. I finally added a pull down hideaway at the end of my counter which sure helps! I have to be practical...it's my nature.

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Kiya Kelly

I think this might be my dream home. Can I move in? <3

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northvillebound

Also would like info on linen light fixtures


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HU-839653657

Where the heck is the refrigerator?

   
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Refresh Renovations Sydney - Michael Harich

this is gorgeous! love how the plants complement the colours of this stunnning home!

   
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ducks43

Love the drama in this house. Couldn’t get the audio so perhaps it explained why the table was sometimes black and other times natural wood.