The Silver Award for Future- Proof Building – New Home $500,000-$600,000 went to this airy, well-connected home. Nestled among established gardens, the four-bedroom Ohau home offers traditional design touches combined with modern functionality. Two bathrooms and three living areas offer plenty of options in the 254m 2 design. The home’s grand vaulted entrance with two cedar doors, copper trim and feature light- ing opens to the formal tiled entrance. A pebble floor inset leads from here to the dining- kitchen area, while a separate service area connects the fully tiled laundry and guest toilet to the internal double garage. The master bedroom’s chic ensuite has a freestanding tub and double shower. Guest bed- rooms are in a separate wing. Top: This home’s expansive outdoor room is really hard to beat. The residence won a Silver Award for Future-Proof Building, New Home $500,000-$600,000. Abo ve: The kitchen exudes old-fashioned charm, from the freestanding Falcon range and moulded cabinetry to the subway tiles and a rustic pot filler. Left: Framing the land – the timber- lined pavilion is a feature of the home.