Hamptons style is the new buzz word in renovations

first_img63 Amy St, Hawthorne. Picture: realestate.com.auThe 700sq m home is on a 931sq m block. It has high ceilings and a sweeping timber staircase in the entrance. There is French oak parquetry flooring, and an open-plan living and dining area with gas fireplace.Sliding glass doors extend the length of the living area and open to a rear patio and backyard. Outdoors is a built-in barbecue, wet bar and a wine fridge.The ground level has a media room and a large family bathroom has floor-to-ceiling white tiles and marble appointments.NGU’s new build at 7 Ashfield St, East Brisbane, has Hamptons style down pat. 49 Booligal St, Carina. Picture: realestate.com.auThe property has a dark exterior with crisp white trims and a front picket fence.The kitchen has stone benchtops, designer pendant lighting, custom cabinetry and a walk-in pantry.Elsewhere, 63 Amy St, Hawthorne, listed by Sarah Hackett from Place Bulimba, has the typical Hamptons muted tones. The five-bedroom house is owned by designers and builders who left no detail to chance. Soft, muted tones at 114 Mein St, HendraAt Carina, Anne-Maree Russell from Cape Cod Residential is marketing a new two-level, Hamptons-style home at 49 Booligal St. It has an entertainment deck, four bedrooms, a private study area and family retreat upstairs. 114 Mein St, Hendra is finished in a classic Hamptons style colour paletteHAMPTONS  style is the latest buzzword in renovations, and this home type is perfectly suited to the Brisbane climate.According to Inside Out magazine, Hamptons style is typified by “oversized spaces, high loft ceilings and classic, muted colour palettes’’. Paint colours are generally white, grey or in muted beige tones, both inside and out, and you’d be hard pressed to find any overly bright furnishings.Timber is usually prominent and the homes draw on plenty of natural light.More reno inspo…Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:51Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:51 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenTurn two old chairs into a rustic table01:51 Related videos 01:51Turn two old chairs into a rustic table03:24Bring the coastal vibes to your outdoor area06:59River Shack Ep. 1: caravan conversion02:07Lana’s Dream Home: ensuite03:45How to change a tap fitting06:39Lana’s Dream Home: Ep 1We’ve scoured Brisbane listings to find some of the best Hamptons-style homes on offer at the moment.A home at 114 Mein St, Hendra, listed for auction on July 22 with Leigh Kortlang from Ray White Ascot.center_img 114 Mein St, HendraThe colour scheme of the five-bedroom home fits perfectly in with the typical Hamptons tones. It is on a 503sq m block and backs onto the racecourse.The home has plenty of natural light and the open floorplan runs across two levels and flows to outdoor entertainment areas.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours agoThe biggest “pop of colour’’ at 114 Mein St, Hendra is the nearby racetrack.Interior features include French oak flooring and plush carpets. There is a 793-bottle wine cellar in the formal living area and a grand staircase to the second level. 7 Ashfield, St East Brisbane has Hamptons style down pat.Almost three hundred people turned out for its first open home. The five-bedroom home in grey and white tones is listed through Emil Juresic of NGU Real Estate Head office — Toowong.It has two wine cellars, smart wiring technology worth more than $100,000 and oversized travertine stone tiles.last_img