Featuring 350 square meters of indoor and outdoor living space spread over the 40th and 41st floors of the Victoria Point apartment development in Melbourne’s Docklands this penthouse boasts some of the finest views available in the city with breathtaking vistas across Port Philip Bay Port Melbourne St Kilda and Williamston.
The living and dining space is the heart of the design and includes all possible objects that are so curious looking and catchy while the home study and work space has been ergonomically placed underneath the stairs to save up on some space. Paper and ceramic cartons are used lavishly in a creative fashion and are wonderful conversation starters as you step into this lovely Norwegian home.
The use of rough sawn lumber with the horizontal screens is both cost effective and achieves the look that its owners wanted which is supposedly a more natural texture that blends into surroundings rather than an artificial look achieved by use of modern material. Simple elegant and relaxing …
One of the most notable elements of this room however is the illuminated blue table which sheds an aquamarine glow on all surfaces close by. While something of this style would be more suited in a European discotheque than an aristocratic household it somehow fits beautifully.
All of the apartment’s architectural materials have been sensitively selected to add a contemporary feel to the apartment both contrasting and complementing the historic frontage of the historic building beneath. The main structure is clad in a lightweight silver and white Alucobond skin; limestone and Calcutta marble stonework and lime washed timber floorboards and decking complete the elegant design.
Modern residential high-rises also include sub penthouses which are high-spec apartments on lower levels with penthouse-style layouts fittings and furnishings. Australia boasts some of the finest penthouse apartments in the world and these properties continue to command incredibly high prices.
The upper floor features three bedrooms including one master with walk-in wardrobe private balcony and ensuite bathroom with a soak tub. A family bathroom compliments the two smaller bedrooms. The lower level is fully equipped with an expansive chef’s kitchen formal dining area and informal entertainment and living spaces. The penthouse opens onto a stunning 90 square meter patio with glass a windbreak to shelter the family and guests as they take in the awe-inspiring inner city views.