GRANT STREET, VICTORIA
The renovation and extension work carried out on this heritage-listed weatherboard property has transformed it into a stunning and contemporary home while excelling in preserving its unique character and history.
Works have involved the restoration of many original features, including wainscoting, cornicing, and fireplaces, which have been carefully refurbished to its former glory. The extension seamlessly blends with the existing building, creating a harmonious relationship between the old and new, and has been executed with meticulous attention to detail, using materials and techniques that are sympathetic to the original building.
The spacious, open-plan living area is flooded with natural light, creating a bright and welcoming atmosphere. The kitchen and dining area is modern and functional, yet carefully designed to blend seamlessly with the original features of the property. The polished concrete floors butt into the polished Spotted Gum timber floors flawlessly, creating a sense of continuity throughout the home.
The renovation project has been carried out with great respect for the original building, using sustainable materials and techniques wherever possible. The result is a stunning, contemporary home that is a testament to the skill and craftsmanship of the builders and designers involved in the project.
The home's design offers both beauty and practicality, with a focus on modern amenities and comfort. The spacious and airy living areas provide ample space for relaxation and entertaining, while the bedrooms offer a tranquil retreat with a nod to the property's heritage.
Overall, Smith & Sons Ballarat have transformed this heritage-listed weatherboard property into a dream home that seamlessly blends old and new, preserving the building's unique character while providing modern amenities and a comfortable living space.