“This renovated 1930s weatherboard cottage in Sydney honours its past
It took time, but this two-stage renovation of a humble beachside cottage in sydney honours the best features of its past.
According to Michael Bruno, real estate expert and founder of online furniture emporium 1stdibs, people with the means and inclination have a responsibility to find and restore old houses in order to ensure their survival.
Interior designer Kate Manning’s purse may not be as full as Michael’s, but she may just be his match regarding passion and determination. And when she and husband David found a crumbling cottage on a hill in Dee Why – a classic Sydney knockdown with a view of the water – a unique opportunity presented itself.”