Entrance hall

Off the entrance hall is the guest loo which has a micro-cement finish and is lit by a series of…

Entrance hall

Around the corner from the main living room area, the architect has created a spot for relaxing with a book…

Courtyard

The central courtyard features natural stone flooring and the original external staircase. An olive tree brings in a statuesque element…

Wood Effect

The central space in the house shows off the work of Chillis Chilli Alan Battista, the stained oak cladding and…

Spiral Staircase

On entering the home, a wide spiral staircase of black steel, walnut and slate that was designed by the architects…

Hallway

The heavy original stair railing replaced by a custom-made one, created by SAW. A small cloakroom and storage were added…

Corridor

The long upstairs corridor is flanked by the original stone walls on one side, and the decorative balustrade on the…

Entrance Hallway

The start of the house is in the original Maltese townhouse and here the original tiles have been kept. A…

HALLWAY

The corridor has a concrete finish on one side, and painted wood on the other. The doors are hidden for…

Entrance

Eliza kept the lovely arched ceilings, which date back to the 1500s, to create an eye-catching entrance. ‘I wanted the…

Shelving Unit

A semi-solid custom unit made of the same materials as the staircase forms a buffer between the entrance and the…

Upper Hallway

As with the downstairs hallway, the detailing is clean and light…

Entry Hall

The original features of the ground floor, create a plain but elegant entrance…

Landing

Area rug, Bo Concept. Record player, Eclecticist. Plant, Sherries.…

Hallway

The apartment’s wonderful feeling of calm begins in the hallway, with the panelled walls and marble floor. Paintings propped on…

Cosy corner

Perfect for the cats to leap onto, the metal shelving is teamed with a vintage table for an interesting and…

Exterior

The materials chosen for the facade were selected to highlight the design and include a selection of woods, plastering, and…

Stylish Storage

In the hallway, shelving has been neatly incorporated into the walls which here, too, are panelled. The rhythm of the…

Entrance

The vibrant yellow of the front door works beautifully with both the Iroko wood surround and grey marble step, creating…

Corridor

Puncturing the timber core are volumes of white that act like light, brightening the spaces. This Thassos White marble path…

ENTRY HALL

Paired down and minimal, the stairs and iron railing leading to the first floor follow the designer’s simple aesthetics for…

Hallway

The ceiling is barrel-vaulted; the frescoes were professionally restored and the last major job to be competed before the family…

Dining

The black-stained oak entrance opens up into the light of the apartment’s main living space. Along one wall is a…

DETAILS

Guest room vestibule …

Kitchen

Looking down from the living area, the kitchen suspends itself between the two floors acting as a focal point in…

CORRIDOR

The quintessentially Gozitan sheep wool carpets and the bamboo curtain-cum-blinds, better known as hasiras, dress up the corridor. Simple, bespoke…

Hallway

The curving console separates the kitchen area from the entrance area…

Stylish Storage

In the hallway, shelving has been neatly incorporated into the walls which here, too, are panelled. The rhythm of the…

Stairs

The date engraved into the wall marking the year of construction…

Hallway

Throughout the house, doors have been positioned opposite each other, allowing for a sense of flow throughout.…

Detailing

The passageway from the kitchen dining to the bedroom…

Courtyard

The entrance hall and the courtyard show the palazzo’s original features. The lime-plastered walls complement the decorative details and stonework…

ENTRY HALL

Beyond the austere building facade, one enters a grand entry hall opening to the pool and garden beyond. A cascade…

Courtyard

The outside space is small but Maria and Lahcene wanted it to work hard - and it does. As well…

Entrance

Step into the house and the eye is drawn down the corridor, the curving glass wall giving way to window.…

UPPER FLOOR

The upper floor serves as a relaxation area with the Stingray rocking chair by Thomas Pederson for Fredericia. On the…

ENTRANCE HALL

The entrance hall is made interesting with an arresting piece of artwork…

Skylight

Throughout the day, there is an interplay of light through the staircase with the skylight above…

The reveal

The new home arrangement opens a sense of discovery through the three levels of the house. The private quarters are…

Another view of the entrance hall…

Entrance

Monique discovered this old straw riding horse in the house and decided to make it the main feature upon entering…

Entrance Hallway

A pendant light by Andre Dubreuil hangs in the entrance. The shade of green mixed by Francis can be seen…

Corridor

A bright corridor leading to the children's room…

Entrance

Step through the front door and into the corridor decorated with Martin’s artworks. At the end, the corridor opens out…

Hallway

The heavy original stair railing replaced by a custom-made one, created by SAW. A small cloakroom and storage were added…

Entrance Hallway

The shade of green mixed by Francis can be seen around the woodwork.…

Art Gallery

Amazing pieces of art can be found throughout the palazzo, especially in the inbetween spaces.…

Art Gallery

Amazing pieces of art can be found throughout the palazzo, especially in the inbetween spaces. These include a Jason Rhoades…

Inner Courtyard

An inner, scented sanctuary of herbs and flowers that are planted around the olive tree that is in memory of…

Gallery wall

The gallery wall features art along a theme. The letter D in red injects colour that catches the eye and…

Hallway

The hallway leads to the main bedroom at the back of the house. To the right is the original staircase…

Living space

An extension allowed the creation of a spacious open-plan living area. The old stone walls, although outside, add texture and…

Storage style

A key feature of the house, the sliding wall and storage unit act as a veil between the kitchen and…

Entrance Hall

The stone carvings and entrance hall, together with the antiporta, were restored to their original state…

Hallway

The plastered walls of the hallway - perfect for a gallery wall - give way to the original limestone walls.…

Lower Hallway

Simple and clean, this hallway frames the light coming in from the window and onto the flagstone flooring…

Entrance Hall

The series of stone arches, having been cleaned and re-grouted, beautifully lead into the heart of the home. The furniture…

TERRACE

The room on the upper floor leads out onto a good-sized terrace with sweeping views…

Staircase

The staircase is a design change of pace with the micro-cement steps in a white PU coating teamed with a…

Sky light

once an open courtyard, the space was covered in glass to allow light to filter in all areas of the…

Corridor

A hidden door and an art installation inspired by the artist James Turell gives the corridor a sense of identity…

Entrance

Decorated with large panels that have been wallpapered, the decorative feature takes the eye beyond the room, not only making…

Entrance hall

A stylish mix of lighting, artwork and decorative accessories create a smart welcome…