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especially in the lounge-kitchen area, to optimise views out to the pool and outdoor entertaining area. This achieved the desired resort feel.” Luxurious finishes and clean lines were key, with shadow-line cornices, square-set doors and windows, flush skirtings and blade walls. Marble floors, under-floor heating and a gas fireplace with glowing crystals create a refined ambience on the ground level. Spotted gum floors upstairs and marble tiles in the bathrooms add warmth. The family kitchen is kept minimal in tone, with a white polyurethane satin finish and grey wood veneer, together with White Shimmer Caesarstone counters. The understated colours complement the grey marble floor tiles which have white vein streaks throughout. The colours and marble floor give the home a warm feeling. For details, contact Starr Constructions, PO Box 475, Moorebank, NSW 2170, phone: (02) 9822 7799. Email:, web: save & share 47860 at Top: The interior spaces had to be generous and light filled. Given its refined colour palette, the owners call the residence 50 shades of grey. A dedicated bar area and wood stair are features of the open living areas. Above: A waterfall-end, engineered stone island benchtop and grey wood veneer create an upmarket kitchen that’s suitable for formal entertaining and family gatherings. search | save | share at