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Lavish Modern Home in Singapore Captivates with a Smart Private Courtyard

Turning your home into a relaxed and refreshing personal haven in an urban setting is often the most difficult task, as it involves a creative blend of natural greenery and ample privacy. Accomplishing this with gorgeous contemporary flair is the House on Princess of Wales Road, Singapore, designed by Hyla Architects. This once semi-detached home was turned into a refreshing and ravishing modern bungalow for a family of four by blurring the line between the interior and the fabulous courtyard outside. The showstoppers of the house greet you as soon as you get past the ‘party wall’, which was added specifically to keep out any prying eyes!

House on Princess of Wales Road in Singapore by Hyla Architects

A lap pool with generous deck space and a social zone making up the courtyard are connected with the living area, kitchen and dining space on the lower level through large sliding glass doors. The generous deck is also accessible from the master bedroom on the top floor, as a cantilevered walnut timber staircase connects both levels. The interior matches the exterior both in comfort and extravagance, as each architectural detail was carefully placed to meet the specific needs of the homeowners. The master bedroom and bathroom have a serene, pleasing ambiance with a rainforest tree in the middle of it all!

Large wall gives the courtyard ample privacy

Living area of the lovely Singapore home connected with the deck space outside

Sliding glass doors connect the interior with the courtyard and lap pool outside

Sleek floating staircase connects the private deck with the master bedroom above

Kitchen with glossy surfaces in black and white

A look at the lovely walnut timber staircase and the modern bathroom

Master bedroom has a relaxed, contemporary vibe

Leading the way from the master bedroom to the private study above is a custom spiral staircase that almost seems like a giant cage with steps concealed within! The kids’ bedrooms also delights with splashes of pink in the girl’s room and a more teenage-centric design in the boy’s bedroom. A captivating escape that moves away from the mundane!

Stunning spiral staircase connecting the master bedroom to the study above

Private study on the top level with balcony overlooking the courtyard below

Shelves of the study inspired by the classic Ligne Roset sofas

Brilliant lighting and natural greenery help shape stunning spa-like bathrooms

Gorgeous kids' bedroom with custom-designed shelves

Stunning Singapore Residence with contemporary charm

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