The good life

Where once a rather modest 1950s two-bedroom, single-storey brick home stood, now a highly contemporary five-bedroom, three-level residence commands stunning river views.

Overlooking the Georges River, this prime location in Blakehurst, a beautiful waterside suburb in Sydney’s south, proved irresistible to homeowners John and Mary, parents to four young children. The couple were keen to embrace the site’s potential —

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