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.
Situated in the midst of lush vegetation and green topped lawns in Mercer Island Washington the by Scott Allen Architecture incorporates all the modern concepts in residential architecture that create sleek and stylish homes.
The outdoor areas encompass 312 square meters including a 15-metre lap pool huge roof terrace and exterior entertainment areas along with unrivaled views over Hyde Park Sydney Harbour Bridge Opera House and Heads. Admittedly it is no easy task to relocate and if you are one of those who need to move across countries and continents then adjusting to the new lifestyle can be a bit difficult in the very beginning.
The buyer purchased two adjoining penthouse apartments which were then merged into one massive living and entertainment area covering a total of 958 square meters. In addition to the opulent apartments the occupant has full access to the apartment block’s other facilities including 25-meter pool gym massage sauna and steam room luxury 22-seat cinema conference room dry store and communal wine cellar. (more details)
As you step in you instantly notice that the light tone of the rooms has been complemented with contrasting bright and bubbly accessories have been used and the décor has been kept as simple as possible. There seems to be a whole array of colors that vary from the simple whites and grays to the gorgeous oranges and dark black hues.
With a limestone wall and natural green canopy forming an inviting and understated entrance the home opens up into an impressive and spacious structure. Vaulted living space and water-bound exteriors are a few of the many unique features of this multi-million dollar structure that seems in serene agreement with its surroundings.
Designed to the highest specifications by architects Bates Smart the penthouse that sits atop the award-winning Melburnian building on St Kilda Road is one of the finest inner city living spaces in Australia. The wrap-around observation deck gives unbroken vistas of Melbourne’s central business district the Royal Botanical Gardens and Port Philip.