A Majestic Transformation: The Manoir Project
Step into a world where classic elegance intertwines with contemporary allure as we unveil the remarkable renovation of an old manor house. Nestled amidst picturesque surroundings, this project showcases a harmonious fusion of traditional aesthetics and modern functionality. The visionary clients sought to create a co-living space that seamlessly blended comfort, functionality, and an authentic atmosphere. Our team embarked on a journey to transform this historic estate, breathing new life into its grand halls and captivating every visitor with its timeless beauty.
Preserving Heritage, Embracing Modernity
At the heart of our mission was the preservation of the manor’s unique charm, while infusing it with a touch of modernity to meet the demands of contemporary living. A delicate balance was struck, resulting in a captivating interior that exudes warmth, sophistication, and a genuine appreciation for the past. To achieve this, we meticulously combined a variety of textures, merging natural colors and earth tones to create a seamless transition from one space to another.
The Artistry of Carved Details and Moldings
A key aspect of this restoration project was the meticulous attention to detail, which included the use of carved details and moldings. These intricately crafted elements were chosen to accentuate the authentic spirit of the manor, paying homage to its rich history. Each piece of molding and every carved detail was lovingly restored, ensuring that the architectural heritage of the estate remained intact. The result is a visual symphony, where past and present coexist in perfect harmony.
Where: Belgium, Brussels
Who: Interior design by Ohra Studio
Category: Residential interior design
For whom: private client
Restoring Grand Fireplaces
The manor’s fireplaces held a special place in our hearts and played a significant role in defining its character. With great care and reverence, we embarked on the restoration of these majestic features. Each fireplace was meticulously evaluated, and any damaged sections were expertly repaired to restore their original splendor. The flickering flames within these restored fireplaces breathe warmth and life into the rooms, inviting guests to gather and create cherished memories.
A Feminine Touch: Modern Furniture and Wall Panels
In keeping with the client’s vision, we sought to imbue the interior spaces with a feminine touch. Modern furniture with pure rounded lines was carefully selected to create an inviting and comfortable atmosphere. To add depth and visual interest, beautiful wall panels were introduced, offering an elegant relief that enhanced the overall aesthetic. This juxtaposition of old and new, classic and contemporary, creates a captivating atmosphere that is both sophisticated and welcoming.
Embracing Contrasts: Highlighting the Charisma of Different Eras
To amplify the unique character of the manor, contrast played a vital role in the design scheme. We incorporated elements from different eras, each with its own distinct personality. These contrasts served as focal points, accentuating the beauty and individuality of each space. The marriage of old-world charm with contemporary accents brings an unexpected vibrancy to the manor, creating an environment that is at once timeless and invigorating.
A Haven of Comfort: Sitting Areas and Bedrooms
The manor boasts an array of enchanting sitting areas, each carefully crafted to provide a haven of relaxation and conviviality. Soft upholstery in sumptuous velvet and linen drapes across plush furniture, inviting guests to sink into their embrace. These inviting spaces are thoughtfully arranged, ensuring ample seating for intimate conversations or peaceful moments of solitude.
Furthermore, the manor offers a generous number of elegantly appointed bedrooms, each designed with comfort and tranquility in mind. Luxurious materials and refined details harmoniously blend, creating a sanctuary where weary souls can find solace and rejuvenation.