Carefully crafting an atmosphere of relaxation and comfort, Carole Whiting Interiors’ Sage House employs neutral tones and organic materiality to fuse familiarity with elegance.
The simple double-fronted timber façade of The Sage House gives way to an inviting and sophisticated interior that facilitates connectedness. Down to earth and designed for comfort, the spaces provide the ideal gentle environment for a busy young family.
The brief was to design a modest residence with a flexible floorplan. The living space, for example, is ideal for entertainment but also caters for personal space. And a narrowing hall, celebrating the old and new parts of the house, provides a threshold before opening up, with the lofty ceiling contributing to a sense of expansive space.
With a natural and tactile material palette consisting of dimpled textured tiles, stone, ceramic, woven light fixtures, tanned leather details and timber, the house exudes warmth and expresses handcrafted