A World Away From Coro
In the not-so-distant past, the mere mention of terraced housing would have most of us drifting off into a depressing vision of row upon row of slate-topped, rain-drenched streets, accompanied by the dulcet tones of theme from Coronation Street. Thankfully, the reality of living in a modern terraced home could not be further away from the images of dingy, post-war Weatherfield. And right at the forefront of this new terraced-style living are the homes at Lyndhurst Street in Wai O Taiki Bay.
A post and rail wooden fence in a quiet street in Wai-O-Taiki Bay conceals a very special community place – two-and-a-half acres of land where horses graze peacefully and visitors can enjoy sweeping views across the water to Half Moon Bay.
It’s fair to say that Matisse is a brand that’s become synonymous with top-end European design, and that’s a reputation co-owners Alan and Jeanne Bertenshaw hold dear.
The Same But Different
Can two identical homes be made to look and feel completely different? This was the challenge we threw down to Città, one of the country’s top homeware design and styling companies. The result was remarkable.
Creating Communities has taken the unique step of engaging an independent quality assessor to ensure every home is finished to a premium standard.
The A-frame building is a local landmark and also the headquarters of the last remaining pony club in the inner suburbs of Auckland.