A casual sitting room with a mix of traditional architecture and contemporary furnishings overlooks a quaint veranda with sweeping harbor views. This Gothic Revival mansion on Australia's Darling Point peninsula has been fully updated and restored to meet the needs of a modern family. Exterior porches span the length of the home, taking maximum advantage of its harbor-side location.
This historic Gothic Revival mansion features sweeping harbor views and a prime location on Australia's Darling Point peninsula, a short drive from Sydney's central business district. A full-length veranda connects the home's formal rooms to its stunning outdoor views.
A pergola covered patio looks out over the landscaped tiers leading to the inviting swimming pool and padded lounge chairs with water view. Shrubs, flowers and palm trees decorate the yard and add lush color.
An infinity-edge pool overlooks a lushly landscaped patio with a view to the harbor beyond. This luxury home, situated on Darling Point near Sydney's central business district, features a fully restored interior that highlights its Gothic Revival architectural details.
Wood boards create an eye-catching, decorative ceiling over this cozy living room. Pale yellow sofas fit beautifully in the sunny and light design of the room. A wood table with matching rolling chairs works as a space to dine or entertain and fills the extra floor space in the room.
A wood-inlay dining table is surrounded by comfy transitional armchairs meant to entice guests to linger at the table. A Williams-Sonoma Devon chandelier hangs overhead, acting as a secondary focal point to the wall mural depicting an ancient harbor.
Upholstered chairs match the plaid cushion and blue floral throw pillows padding the built in window bench creating the quintessential, cozy breakfast nook feel. The wood table compliments wood elements used throughout the open floor design including barstools lined at the marble-topped kitchen island. Pendant lights over the island are leveled with the lamp shade chandelier above the breakfast table.
Designers used fieldstone to create a focal point and accent wall in the living area. By bringing this aspect of the outdoors in, the design blends the lines between the indoor and outdoor spaces, helping to cement the home's place in its Boston Harbor surroundings.
A serene swimming pool is positioned in the spacious, vibrant backyard of this dreamy home. Tiers of planted shrubs and flowers create levels in the landscaping and add gorgeous color against the light, neutral exterior walls.
Colorful bird photos decorate the spirited orange walls of this dining room. The bright wall color is illuminated with a mixture of lighting including a crystal chandelier hanging above the glass top dining table. Orange seat cushions on the chairs compliment the wall color while the wood chair frames matches the traditional wood buffet fitted perfectly into the wall nook.
The pale yellow exterior of this home gives it a sweet and timeless appeal. Black shutters offer a contrast to the light wall coloring. A beautifully landscaped lawn is decorated with flower beds circling tall palms framing the light brick driveway.
Ornate woodwork frames the doorway to a traditional veranda in the living room of this 1870-built Gothic Revival mansion. The home, on Australia's Darling Point peninsula, features sweeping harbor views and a fully restored interior. In this traditional living room, comfortable seating surrounds the fireplace, creating a cozy conversation nook.
This open plan kitchen and dining room are positioned perfectly to take advantage of a stunning harbor view. This luxury home is situated on Australia's Darling Point peninsula, a short drive from the heart of Sydney. The sprawling, late 1800s home has been completely renovated and updated to accommodate the needs of a modern family.