Designed by New Zealand architects, Sumich Chaplin with interiors by Sydney-based Arent & Pyke, this stunning project is a collaboration which has won acclaim on both sides of the Tasman.
Interior Design, Decoration & Styling: Arent & Pyke
Architecture: Sumich Chaplin Architects
Photography: Anson Smart
Landscaping: Suzanne Turley
Builder: RBJ Construction
Joiner: Formatt Bespoke Joinery
Photo styling: Jack Milenkovic, Atelier Lab
Nestled into the outlying hills of Queenstown, Speargrass House has been designed to reflect the strength of the terrain and the rawness of the elements while being accessible to the magnificent views of the mountains. The interiors complement the landscape with their natural beauty and materiality; a family home where boys can play.
Winner - 2023 NZ HOME Interior of the Year Awards: Kitchen of the Year
and Resene Colour Award
Winner - 2023 Interior Design Excellence Awards IDEA International
“Sarah-Jane got to know us so intimately as we had great open communication. She really understood our kids’ practical needs having her own.The home isn’t a museum. With four young boys it couldn’t be precious and gentle.” – HOMEOWNER