Jason Mowen waited till he was 45 to purchase his first home. However this inside designer’s alternative of a weatherboard cottage within the nation four-and-half-hours north of Sydney was a shock to many. “My buddies thought I used to be loopy, however the extra individuals advised me to not do it, the extra decided I grew to become,” Jason says in the present day, sitting in his elegant book-lined front room in Murrurundi, a NSW city well-known for the thoroughbred studs dotted all through the world.
The horse connection is a vital one on this story. Based mostly in Sydney’s inner-city Darlinghurst for a decade, Jason is the primary to confess that on the floor his choice to go for rural life was a shocking one, till you study he grew up on a property within the rolling inexperienced hills round Maleny in Queensland.
“My mom and grandfather used to