Houses

Seaside
Sea worthy: a sophisticated family home in Sydney
Perched on the water's edge, this home's dark interior scheme is a foil for the brilliant light outside
A compact Clifton apartment gets it just right
The refurbishment of this quaint 85m² apartment maximises its abundant natural light and vistas
A Fresnaye home in a class of its own
This glass-and-concrete house plays with your sensibilities from the outset
A family home on the Atlantic Seaboard
The luxe yet lived-in home of Craig Port and his partner, children and dog combines curated flair with family living
a family home by the sea
What was once planned to be a hedonistic bachelor pad has turned into a luxe yet lived-in family home on the Atlantic Seaboard
Since its renovation in 2006, fashion designer Craig Port’s Bakoven ranch-style house has metamorphosed into an authentic home for Craig, his partner Bryan D Hellmann, their six-year-old twins Khloe and Luke, and the family dog Rocco. Each year, the couple have commissioned different artist friends, using various mediums,
Family ties
A nondescript Green Point house gets dramatically updated into an open-plan family home with unrivalled views
life on the bright side
This Atlantic Seaboard apartment is a trove of design treasures and a celebration of colourful creativity
Dreaming on the West Coast
The understated elegance of this lagoon holiday house makes for a glorious getaway
A Sea-Facing Sanctuary in Scarborough
This Nordic-style house is magically situated on idyllic terrain
a lesson in laid-back chic
Inside the Durban home of Top Chef and Entrepreneur, Neil Roake
If you are a fan of Neil Roake’s cookbooks or have frequented his restaurants, stayed in his hotel or visited The Space stores, you may have some sense of his style: quirky with a clear sense of humour that makes it as fun as it is fashionable. His home confirms that none of that impression is contrived, filled as it is with curated collections of fascinating objects, piles of cookbooks and punches of colour on a neutral base. Despite the artworks that adorn the walls and the stylish furniture, there is a very clear sense that this space is a home and there’s nothing pretentious about it. ‘My home reflects who I am,
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