This Flemington house is a uncommon Melbourne property, having remained in the identical household for 80 years.
Initially the proprietor’s nice nice uncle and aunt rented the property, earlier than buying it themselves within the Nineteen Fifties, then dwelling right here the remainder of their lives.
Since taking possession in 2006, the present house owners have lengthy contemplated renovating. ‘For me there’s a considerable amount of sentimentality linked to the home, having spent memorable instances right here my complete life,’ says one proprietor. They had been fascinated by enhancing the house’s liveability and outside connections, however with out eliminating the Nineteen Forties character.
These twin necessities turned the transient supplied to architect Lisa Breeze who got here on board to remodel the house. Explicit consideration was positioned on the mint inexperienced kitchen cabinetry, which turned the inspiration for the up to date inside palette.
‘It was high of the checklist