Living

Flat in Wollerau

After giving up the family villa, a couple downsize their home and increase their quality of life thanks to customised furnishings. The light-flooded retirement residence opens up generously to the lake, making for a sun-drenched outdoor living area.

<p>You almost feel as if you’re on the upper deck of an ocean liner. The views and the Expormim outdoor sofas certainly live up to the fantasy ...</p>

You almost feel as if you’re on the upper deck of an ocean liner. The views and the Expormim outdoor sofas certainly live up to the fantasy ...

<p>... the winter garden flows seamlessly into the dining area, anchored in the open-plan living room by a carpet by Aminima from Galerie Diurne ...</p>

... the winter garden flows seamlessly into the dining area, anchored in the open-plan living room by a carpet by Aminima from Galerie Diurne ...

<p>... the comfortable bench in a Mediterranean cover by Lelièvre Paris picks up the azure, aqua, and green colours outside the door ...</p>

... the comfortable bench in a Mediterranean cover by Lelièvre Paris picks up the azure, aqua, and green colours outside the door ...

<p>... facing the window front, Pier Luigi Frighetto’s sofa—in aquamarine velvet by Romo—beckons the couple to enjoy the view of the lake ...</p>

... facing the window front, Pier Luigi Frighetto’s sofa—in aquamarine velvet by Romo—beckons the couple to enjoy the view of the lake ...

<p>... the kitchen sets a gentle counterpoint to the strong tones with fronts in white oiled oak and high-gloss lacquered fixtures ...</p>

... the kitchen sets a gentle counterpoint to the strong tones with fronts in white oiled oak and high-gloss lacquered fixtures ...

<p>... in the corridor, colour reigns supreme again. The custom-designed carpet was manufactured by Tai Ping ...</p>

... in the corridor, colour reigns supreme again. The custom-designed carpet was manufactured by Tai Ping ...

<p>... the wall paint by Farrow & Ball in the hallway is echoed in the small pouf in front of hand-painted silk chinoiserie wallpaper by Misha</p>

... the wall paint by Farrow & Ball in the hallway is echoed in the small pouf in front of hand-painted silk chinoiserie wallpaper by Misha