Habitats - Country-Manor - Habitat by Resene

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    • Bedroom
    • Children
    • Dining
    • Entranceway
    • Exterior
    • Garden
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry
    • Living room
    • Study
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Outdoor rustic

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Lindsay and Chris Go For Bold

When Lindsay and Chris first bought their home in Christchurch, it was a bungalow that had been split into two separate flats. As soon as ... more

Lindsay and Chris Go For Bold
 
Square square colour information iconResene Blue Moon
is a touch of dusty Scandinavian blue, serene and distinguished in a grey mood.
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Simon and Philly's Modern House on the ...

The newest house we've ever featured, this modern haven was just built this year - it was only finished three months ago! Simon and Philly are ... more

Simon and Philly's Modern House on the Side of a Mountain

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John and Juliet's Cliff-Hugging Home by the ...

Always ones to rise to a challenge, John and Juliet bought a small, narrow piece of land, wedged between the ocean and a cliff face, ... more

John and Juliet's Cliff-Hugging Home by the Ocean

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Keith and Esther's Sunny Beachside Home - ...

Once a two-bedroom, 1940s brick-and-tile state house, the original form of Keith and Esther's Point Chevalier home is barely recognisable these days. After an architectural makeover, it is now ... more

Keith and Esther's Sunny Beachside Home - in the City
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Square square colour information iconResene Melting Moment
is a golden sweet treat, mellow, sensuous and creamy.
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Square square colour information iconResene Abbey Road
is a warm misty orchid rose, mellow with memories of yesterday.
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Win: Mix it up

The new Electrolux Turbo Pro Stick Mixer is packed with ... more

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Win: Turn it on

The new Stainless Steel Sink Mixer (FSSS1) with brushed finish ... more

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Win: Add wow to your windows

Dress up your windows with the latest fabrics from the ... more

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Monica's Big Red Barn

"This was just a cow paddock when we bought it ten years ago," says Monica of the place she now calls home. Hidden from the ... more

Monica's Big Red Barn

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Chris and Liz's Bold, Modern Choices For ...

Chris and Liz's two-storey bungalow in Lower Hutt had been largely restored when they bought it five years ago, but they wanted to put their own stamp ... more

Chris and Liz's Bold, Modern Choices For An Old Bungalow

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David and Andrea's Elegant English Country House

David and Andrea built their home in Albany 25 years ago, when they decided to escape the city and move to the countryside. They took the design of the ... more

David and Andrea's Elegant English Country House

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John and Margie's Tranquil Hideaway

Surrounded by lush subtropical gardens, John and Margie's home sits high on a slope overlooking the calm waters of Orakei Basin. Hidden down a private ... more

John and Margie's Tranquil Hideaway

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Julie's Home on the Water's Edge

This is the third beach house we've featured recently - perhaps the warmer weather has us feeling optimistic about the approach of summer! Julie's contemporary home, built practically ... more

Julie's Home on the Water's Edge

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Grant and Maria's 1940s Manor with a ...

Grant and Maria have lived in their St Heliers home for five years, but Maria had her eye on it long before then - she ... more

Grant and Maria's 1940s Manor with a French-Inspired Interior

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George and Frances' Beach-Inspired Villa Renovation

George and Frances have carefully restored their 1904 villa in Kingsland, keeping its classic style and polished kauri floors, but extending it to create more living space, ... more

George and Frances' Beach-Inspired Villa Renovation

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Derek and Elizabeth's Fairytale Cottage in a ...

Although it's not winter at Lake Tekapo right now, we couldn't resist showing you this photo of Derek and Elizabeth's home, known as Riverside Cottage, in wintertime. ... more

Derek and Elizabeth's Fairytale Cottage in a Winter Wonderland

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Greg and Tanya's Unique Tree House

With a huge open fireplace at its heart, Greg and Tanya's sunny home in Little River, on Banks Peninsula, is about as cosy as you can ... more

Greg and Tanya's Unique Tree House

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Rhys and Wanda's Dramatic Bathroom and Hand-Stencilled ...

With its boldly patterned walls and bright accent colours, the elegant interior of Rhys and Wanda's Devonport villa is a visual delight. It took a major renovation to get ... more

Rhys and Wanda's Dramatic Bathroom and Hand-Stencilled Walls

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Richard and Tracy's Love of Colour

“It’s not like me to have white walls,” says Tracy, “but I felt that this home needed them to look modern and light.” While the ... more

Richard and Tracy's Love of Colour

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David's Industrial Zen Apartment

Most of us would love to have a one-kilometre commute to work. But David Payne is the kind of guy who thinks that if something ... more

David's Industrial Zen Apartment

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Paul and Di Convert a Barn into ...

When Habitat of the Week readers Paul and Di wrote to us about their conversion of an old barn, we were intrigued. "We are organic ... more

Paul and Di Convert a Barn into a Quirky Country Home

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Nathan and Tushka's Beach House

With a sky-blue Resene Tsunami front door and an interior palette of seven sandy paint shades, Nathan and Tushka's relaxed, open-to-the-elements house at Waikanae Beach ... more

Nathan and Tushka's Beach House

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Debbie Turns Three Grotty Flats into a ...

When Debbie first bought this Dunedin house, it was an unloved villa that had been converted into three small flats. "They were old, grotty and unusually shaped, with ... more

Debbie Turns Three Grotty Flats into a Magnificent Family Home

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Brent and Susan's Stylish Mix of Aqua, ...

When you spend six years working next-door to London's Design Centre and pouring over home decorating magazines, it should surprise no one when you choose ... more

Brent and Susan's Stylish Mix of Aqua, Black and Wallpaper

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Jason and Jodie's Romantic Country House

"It looked like a house dumped in the middle of a paddock," says Jodie of the first time that she and husband Jason saw their ... more

Jason and Jodie's Romantic Country House

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Chris and Lesley's All-White Interior Transformed by ...

Chris and Lesley bought their three-bedroom townhouse in 2004 and, after living with the all-white interior for a while, decided to give it some colour and personality. ... more

Chris and Lesley's All-White Interior Transformed by Lots of Colour

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Don and Liz Return Their 1908 Bungalow ...

Don and Liz's 1908 bungalow needed a full restoration when they bought it 15 years ago. They were determined to get the house looking as it would ... more

Don and Liz Return Their 1908 Bungalow to its Original Style

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Mark and Jennie's Red and Black Cottage ...

Set in dense West Auckland bush, Mark and Jennie's once diminutive cottage is now a bold statement in modern house design, thanks to a radical ... more

Mark and Jennie's Red and Black Cottage in the Woods

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Stuart and Eileen's Colourful Queenstown Country Home

Stuart and Eileen bought their section in Gibbston, Queenstown, five years ago, attracted by the "fabulous 360 degree views of the mountains." On it, they built their ... more

Stuart and Eileen's Colourful Queenstown Country Home

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