The Sunday Times 4th May 2014
Broadway Homes has teamed Georgian-inspired styling with a modern edge to give the Hayworth classically elegant street appeal. It’s a look that suits a tee the glamorous two-storey in Southern River, and one that has proved a winner with a range of buyers looking to stand out from the crowd. “The bricks, the Bristile clay roofing tiles, The acrylic texture render and the faux chimney feature create a unique and stunning design mix,” says Broadway Homes sales and marketing manager Peter Gobetti. The graceful styling continues inside to highlight a spacious open-plan layout high ceilings and inviting spaces for relaxation and entertaining, including a large separate media room.
Upstairs has been dedicated to mum and dad, with a five-star master suite, parents’ lounge and even a discreet computer nook or home office workstation. “We often receive feedback from our clients who love a design to include a private parents’ retreat,” Peter says. A balcony can be added easily as an optional extra to create an outdoor space as part of the upper level parents’ wing. The downstairs sleeping quarters consist of a guest suite and two further double bedrooms, each with built-in wardrobes, room for a study desk and easy access to the third bathroom. This bathroom has been set up as three distinct areas to offer maximum flexibility and avoid early morning queues.
At the heart of the Hayworth is a sleek kitchen looking out across the dining area to the alfresco and gardens. Teaming contemporary warm colours with a glossy finish, it boasts twin stainless-steel ovens, floor-to-ceiling cabinets, a 900mm cooktop and no fewer than 19 drawers. A long window acts as splashback behind the cooktop, letting natural light stream in and offering up an extra view to the outdoors, while the extra-deep island bench with integrated breakfast bar is sure to prove a popular gathering point for family and friends. Versions of the Hayworth start from $336,829.