It is the playful pitched roof of the house that steals the show and draws your attention almost instantly even as the gray exterior of the residence gives it a contemporary and polished aura.
Giving a heritage house a modern facelift is a task that demands both considerable care and ingenuity. On one hand the street façade of these timeless homes needs to be preserved and enhanced while the interior demands a complete transformation one which ushers in freshness and practicality.
A flood of natural light illuminates various rooms of the house cutting back on the need for artificial lighting during daytime. Minimal décor built-in wooden benches and a neutral color palette create a harmonious and inviting atmosphere.
Add to this the wonderful views of the city that it promises and a private garden in Ayse Sultan Woods and you start to understand the allure of this exquisite residence.
Sustainability and energy-saving features are a key aspect of the renovation with solar panels rainwater collection system adjustable external louvres and smart home automation systems creating a ‘greener and cleaner’ residence.
Offering all that and a lot more are these series of which seem to draw inspiration from the sloping landscape that surrounds them. It is the angled roofs of these modern villas that give them a unique identity even as a wall of glass brings the outdoors inside.