Hiding its Brooklyn roots inside a fashionable look, the State Street Townhouse by architects and owners Christine and Ben Hansen is an interesting mixture of new and old. This family crib in New York, USA, inspires light and openness throughout, as well as an excellent connection to the outside. The backyard, complete with bbq place and swings contributes to a lifestyle that is relaxing and healthful. Step inside and you’ll be greeted by charming interiors, filled with character and color.
Based on the architects, the custom kitchen, “finalized with Flavor Paper background, Seem traditionally modern while keeping a bit of Brooklyn grit. The couple and their 3 children share two bedrooms with a mixing Jack and Jill bathroom, designing a fun open plan to contain them for a long time. The bedroom level is furnish with natural light from huge steel windows and leads up to a scenic green roof that stores rainwater and nourishes the garden. The planning scheme for this Brooklyn house comprises texture variety, lighting units that are first and surprising pops of color. Enjoy the virtual tour! [Photographs by Francis Dzikowski]