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I love the way you can see the original brick walls from the new kitchen/dining space and that the new plywood colour tones match beautifully with the existing yellow brickwork. I also love the stark contrast between old and new - I can imagine it being a beautiful and easy home to live in. Love it!

   
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bjwilky

I think it’s fantastic. Very clean design, very tastefully done. Yes you could have put up another cookie cutter new home (not that you two would do cookie cutter I’m guessing! ) but you’ve been creative and have come up with something really different and interesting. The landscaping out the back is well done too and complements house perfectly. The pooch certainly seems to like it.


   
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jsall1

Congratulations! How lovely it is to see the very best of the modernist mid-century design (clean lines, expanses of glass, the use of plywood and angles) being used to refresh some of the more ordinary 60s design elements of the brick bungalow. I also love the way that the separate buildings allow windows to be featured at the back of the original building. This is a very clever addition.

   

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