“The owners wanted to feel like they were sitting in the garden,” says architect Rebecca Ryan, who was more than happy to run with the indoor-outdoor brief for this Adelaide family room, which is part of a larger open-plan space. Key to achieving this feel is the glazed rear wall (shaded by deep eaves), offering an almost-uninterrupted vista, and the room’s floor level, perfectly in line with the lawn beyond. A pair of Moooi
‘Non Random’ pendant lights provides texture and interest without detracting from the leafy view. Built-in joinery ensures a place for everything. “It’s all that we envisaged and more,” says owner Sean.