Welcome to The Oakford: Modern Farmhouse Living in Perth
Farmhouse living in the city? Why not? Introducing The Oakford, Shelford’s latest modern farmhouse display home in Perth. We have designed The Oakford for individuals and families who want to enjoy modern relaxed farmhouse living on a generous parcel of land, including large corner suburban blocks.
The Oakford design is flexible and customisable, making it work for any block and lifestyle. It has a functional layout ideal for larger families and larger blocks. It is also designed for anyone looking to enjoy a more relaxed lifestyle without moving far from the city
Stylish Simple Modern Farmhouse Living
A stunning 465-square-metre home, The Oakford is the perfect example of contemporary farmhouse living, marrying modern simplicity and tranquility with style. The Oakford is all about relaxation – the perfect family home you can fill with wonderful memories.
At Shelford, our focus is always on our clients. We listen to what they want and need, ensuring we always adapt and change the design to suit their lifestyle. The Oakford started from our standard rural designs, and we worked together with our clients to adjust the home design to suit the block location and how they wanted to live. Our flexible and collaborative service allows our home designs to be as customisable as they can be. This allows our clients to modify them according to their needs. Our team of talented experts also has the versatility to understand and interpret our client’s vision into a custom design floor plan unique to each client.
Upon finalising the interior design of The Oakford, the Shelford Design Team created the ultimate contemporary acreage home without compromises, in which a family can love and create memories as much as they can. Whether you have an acreage or a large corner block, The Oakford is a timeless design perfect for modern family living.
Modern farmhouse design
You will find the perfect balance of style and functionality in The Oakford. The layout ensures ample space and privacy in every room for every person living inside the home. Your children will have their own wing with their home theatre while you enjoy your own spacious quarters with a master bedroom, ensuite, walk-in robe, and home office. The heart of the home is the central living area where family and friends come together. The home design is also complete with a gourmet kitchen, a dual fireplace, and an expansive entertainment room.
The Oakford features multiple living spaces that can be personalised according to your needs, whether for a home office, theatre room, sitting room, gaming room, or whatever else you and your family members need in your dream home. This flexibility ensures that you can reconfigure your home based on what you need at any time.
It’s all in the little details. As you walk through The Oakford, you will be mesmerised by the captivating features, including the light-filled and organic colour palette as well as the sophisticated materials and products used. Guests will never miss the impressive featured stonework on the dual fireplace mantle and the raking ceilings in the central living area.
Charming and functional features
The Oakford is the ultimate modern farmhouse with charming features that are both stylish and functional, perfect for that relaxed modern farmhouse lifestyle.
Expansive and modern elevation
The Oakford has a strikingly modern elevation with expansive windows, a raked verandah, and a textured finish of the bricks and stone cladding. The garage layout to the side is hidden, so it has not detracted from The Oakford’s modern elevation features, allowing the home front to take center stage and stand out from the outside. With the garage facing away from the front street, the internal shopper garage entry naturally flows into the home’s design.
Entertainment spaces for everyone
The Oakford has a huge games room that fits a pool table and theatre lounges along with the children’s activity room. This home design allows plenty of space for fun and entertaining for the young and young at heart.
The games room incorporates the home’s overall open floor plan layout, flowing seamlessly with the featured dual fireplace between the games room and dining and kitchen area. There is an abundance of natural light streaming into the room through the expansive windows and large sliding doors leading into the undercover alfresco area. The powder room to the side makes this entertainment area fit its multipurpose function. This is indeed a space where you can entertain all year round, whether you are throwing a party or just lounging around to enjoy the relaxed surroundings.
Upon entering The Oakford display home and into the central living area, the first thing that will capture your attention is the incredible raked ceiling that creates a sense of light and space. The open-plan layout of the living area also emphasises the feeling of having a wide open space. The spaciousness, though, does not hinder the warm and relaxing vibe that the house exudes. As soon as you enter the home, you get a sense of calm.
Not your ordinary kitchen
The modern farmhouse kitchen design in The Oakford is an entertainer’s delight. This kitchen is designed for style and practicality with ample storage space, a side scullery, and an easy-access walk-in pantry – all you need to prepare your meals in a dedicated space where you can get messy away from the guests’ eyes.
The servery window allows you to serve food easily in the large alfresco areas when hosting your outdoor dinners and barbecues. The open-plan kitchen seamlessly flows into the dining and family area from the outside in, taking in the views from the front to the back of the house.
Refuge for the parents
Need time away from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the home? The Oakford has a dedicated parents’ wing – a spacious light-filled master suite located on one side of the central living area. The flexible design allows you to run wild with your imagination of what you want the space to be. Do you need a private home office or a sitting room? This area can accommodate anything you need. The walk-in robe has room for all your clothes, and the ensuite is like your personal day spa complete with double vanities, a large double shower, and a separate water closet. We designed this with your relaxation in mind, whether you need a large space to enjoy your me-time or quality time with your significant other.
Do everything in the comfort of your home
Anyone can enjoy living in The Oakford, from couples to families with kids of any age, as well as people who often entertain guests or anyone practicing multigenerational living. In the wake of the pandemic, we started craving larger spaces to accommodate our needs, where we can do our business without having to go out. Now with The Oakford, we can have all the space we want to work, study, play, relax, and entertain, all in the safety and convenience of our own home.
The Oakford farmhouse display home is now open! Visiting is only by appointment. Contact the Shelford Quality Homes team today so we can schedule a time with you to walk through this beautiful modern farmhouse design. Need help building on challenging blocks like sloping and/or narrow block home designs? Get in touch with us! We will be more than glad to work out a plan for you.