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OMG, I Want This House: Sydney Edition (Photos)

Chic, contemporary, and in the heart of Sydney. Did we mention the sweeping ocean views? Take a tour of our favorite new piece of real estate.

Pamela Makin

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The interior of designer Pamela Makin's Sydney home reflects her penchant for placing minimal and midcentury furnishings against a stark backdrop.

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Plate-glass windows open from the contemporary living room to a small, enclosed garden.

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Black basalt walls and stone floors are a signature feature of Makin's minimally-furnished living room

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This three-story property enjoys sweeping views of Pittwater and Scotland Island, off Sydney's coast. 


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A pair of contemporary black sofas furnishes this corner of the open-plan living area.

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An unframed black and white modern painting covers one wall of the living room. 

Pamela Makin

The contemporary living room's minimal fireplace is flanked by plate-glass windows.

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Mature palm trees peak out from behind a pair of Barcelona chairs in the living room.

Pamela Makin

A tiled floor of black basalt ties the open living room and dining area together.

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The dining area is furnished with an antique French table surrounded by a set of Eames chairs.

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Three chrome pendant lights hang above the antique French table in the dining area.

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A Calcutta marble kitchen island separates the living and dining areas.

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Black-netting lamps hang either side of a low-slung bed.

Pamela Makin

The contemporary bathroom echoes the design of the rest of the property with its black walls and a black basalt stone floor.

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The shell-shaped contemporary bath takes on a sculptural quality against the black walls of the bathroom.