Classic, eclectic design will stand the test of time on the Gold Coast

first_imgFrom the water. Welcome home!While that design is now more than 20 years old, it is testament to the superb vision that has withstood the test of time.“It was incredible to be granted the responsibility for such a spectacular site with a client who came to us wanting cutting edge international design that would compare favourably with the best prestige projects he had experienced or seen in his extensive global travels,” Mr Lea said.“We were only a relatively young Gold Coast practice of about five years at that stage, but we had credibility in that space. We were enthusiastic, adventurous and ambitious.”The property is currently on the market. What a house! The property on the Sovereign Islands is currently on the market.THE designer behind one of the Gold Coast’s most lavish homes says “classic and eclectic designs” will stand the test of time.John Lea, of the recently formed LeaDesign Studio, said it took more than a year to complete the design work on Sovereign Island’s trophy home Chateau de Reves.“A key design reference was to employ nautical themes based on the client’s close association with prestige European superyachts, hence the organic curved form which also relates to the shape of the land and the desire to capitalise on the sites positive attributes,” he said.The house at 7-13 King Arthurs Court took three years to build once the design stage was finalised. No expense has been spared. More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North1 hour ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa21 hours agoInside is nothing short of breathtaking.last_img read more