Lake Austin house is reimagined into a lovely natural fashionable retreat

Award-winning design agency Ashby Collective has just lately renovated and rebuilt this lake home retreat to 4,630 sq. toes, nestled on the gorgeous Lake Austin in Texas. Inside designer Michele Lorenz offered a “fashionable natural” design esthetic with custom-made furnishings, easy-going materials, with golden hour lake views from each room.

Householders, Angie and Todd Brinkmeyer bought this lakefront property for its location, they wished it up to date to a extra purposeful use as a trip lake home versus a main residence. The aim was to shed the burden of the earlier Tuscan-influenced design (widespread when the house was in-built 1990) to a recent fashionable and natural model, expressing the prevailing strains of the home in a less complicated, extra modern manner whereas establishing a free-flowing connection between inside areas and the outside.

DESIGN DETAILS: INTERIOR DESIGN Ashby Collective ARCHITECT Shiflet Richardson Architects BUILDER Dalgleish Development Firm LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT Tait Moring & Associates


When the purchasers approached Michele Lorenz, Ashby Collective, to reinvent their Lake Austin waterfront dwelling they conveyed the significance of making a refuge that allowed for a mess of outside areas. With the home-owner’s essential residence being in Idaho, the Austin heat climate way of life was vital to them.

There was some query at first on whether or not to scrap the prevailing dwelling or endure a serious renovation. The group landed on an area in between. The house was taken all the way down to studs and underwent the addition of a motorbike storage after which totally reimagined to what you see at the moment.

Above: In the lounge the furnishings have been sourced from Verellen Furnishings. The ceiling gentle fixture is from Lawson-Fenning. The sculpture on the desk behind the couch is from Amelia Nourse Tarbet, a showroom at Market Hill in Spherical Prime.


Above: The eating desk was custom-made by Mockingbird with chairs from Sossego Design, whereas the sunshine fixture is by Atelier de Troupe. The hand-formed clay paintings provides to the natural modernism that’s this mission in its entirety.​​​​​​​​ The inside designer chosen Benjamin Moore’s White Heron OC-57 for the partitions and ceiling offering a chilled, retreat-like vibe.


The couple wished an approachable, timeless design, suited to a summer time lake home. They requested Michele for a ‘boutique lodge vibe’ with carefree magnificence. She carried out ‘Massive Sky Nation’ touches within the design – a nod to the home-owner’s main residence. The kitchen options double islands in Phyton Blue-honed marble pulling collectively a glossy fashionable design with a country end. 


The ceiling all through the residence (indoor and out) is cypress, the design group spent quite a lot of time on the stain course of, making certain it captured a ‘golden hour’ glow.


What We Love: This lake home was reimagined into a lovely natural fashionable retreat with idyllic sweeping views of Lake Austin. We’re particularly loving the dual-island kitchen with its {custom} cupboards, marble counter tops, and beautiful pendant lights. Sliding glass doorways conveniently connects to the outside offering an exquisite indoor-outdoor dwelling expertise whereas increasing entertaining choices for the householders.

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Above: Tucked away below the staircase is that this powder room. The realm rug was sourced from Black Sheep Distinctive.



Above: The {custom} cabinetry within the proprietor’s bed room options {hardware} sourced from J&L {Hardware} Studio.








Above: The glass field workplace offers a quiet place to work with a view of the lake and the remainder of the home. The realm rug is from Black Sheep Distinctive.





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