Mt Eden, Auckland

Location

Mt Eden, Auckland

Context

A busy family of two professionals and four boys needed to add space and light in their 1920s Mt Eden bungalow. Their home had many additions made to it over the years that were disparate and disjointed. The solution was to unify the upper and lower floors with a new centrally located stairwell at the heart of the house. The kitchen and dining room were opened up and new French doors allow a great connection with the garden and terrace. Light penetrates deep into the house with the skylights positioned above the stairwell that leads to the boys’ space below – newly located bedrooms; bathroom and a central living space give everyone in the family space of their own

Published in Homestyle Magazine - Oct/Nov 2011