Large sliding doors off the kitchen, dining, family spaces and separate formal lounge area, ensure the home has an easy indoor/outdoor flow, making it an entertainer’s dream as well as being ideal for a growing family.
The living zone’s generous glazed walls take in the golf course, Kinloch Lodge and beyond – however, this particular design would make the most of any rural or otherwise generous setting.
As well as spacious interiors, great outdoor connections and an abundance of natural light, the home has a charm and personality all its own.
The first thing visitors to the Taupo showhome notice is that while it lies low on the land, it also has a strong visual appeal. Vertical shiplap cedar cladding is contrasted with James Hardie Oblique Linea to pleasing effect, while a timber boardwalk leads to a large timber front door that opens to a welcoming entry foyer.
The home’s low pitch, ColorCote Zinacore Styleline Ribbed Profile hip roof blends into the surroundings. This provides reassuring all weather, all season protection.
“Inside the home, the 3m-high ceilings in the foyer, lounge, kitchen and dining area create a dramatic feeling of spaciousness,” says Painter.