Practical Magic

Organic textures, the warmth of hardwood timbers and expansive glass walls add soul to this newly  built country residence, which is a celebration of its owners’ ingenuity and the architect’s master plan.

After renovating two previous homes, the owners of this architecturally designed residence have successfully seen their dream home become a reality and have had the satisfaction of being keenly involved in the entire decision-making, planning the internal fit out and making bold decisions along the way as owner builders.

Located on a 100-hectare property with expansive open plains and not constrained by site area, topography, neighbours or setbacks, this house in the Hunter is set amongst trees with distant mountain views over green farmland.

The home is extremely photogenic. Virtually any direction you walk, any direction you face, inside or out, is a photo opportunity. There is no traditional front, back or sides and the building looks so good from any angle…