An image-perfect Hamptons residence which was rented out for as much as $3,000 a day for photoshoots and TV productions is about to go below the hammer.
Referred to as the Burleigh Hamptons Pad, the placing property at 1 Dabchick Dr, Burleigh Waters was in-built 2020, showcasing the traditional parts of the Hamptons exterior model with an informal coastal twist inside.
The five-bedroom, three-bathroom residence on a 822sq m block is marketed by Jye Brazenas, of Realty Blue and can be auctioned onsite on November 28.
Homeowners Danielle and Shaun Clayton linked with various location companies on the advice of a buddy, and started renting out their lovely new residence for promoting and vogue photoshoots and TV commercials.
Earnings ranged from round $1,000 for the standard 8-hour shoot, to $3,000 for a 12-hour shoot for an upcoming TV promoting marketing campaign for insurer, Terri Scheer.
However when the cameras stopped rolling, household life resumed for the couple and their younger daughters, Isla, 3, and child Mia.
“We positively have excessive requirements and expectations on how the house is offered when it’s in use as a location, however when there’s not a photoshoot on it’s a standard, useful household residence.
“We’ve got a toy room below the steps which Isla loves — it’s like a cubby home for her.
“However she nonetheless manages to convey her toys out and unfold them throughout the home!”
Shaun says they ditched the extra formal finishes of the unique seashore houses of the Hamptons on the East Coast of USA’s Lengthy Island.
As an alternative, maximising gentle all through was the tenet in designing a household residence match for all seasons. This was achieved by the open-plan design, together with 5m excessive raked ceilings and Velux skylights with built-in rain sensors, plus an outsized window above the Calcutta marble kitchen bench.
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“We positively steered away from the normal Hamptons inside. We simply wished the house to really feel like we had been on the seashore with a variety of pure gentle,” he says.
“It may be a darkish and gloomy day and also you don’t want any lights on inside the house.”
Exterior, there’s a glamorous entertaining space with a pool and cabana draped in custom-made sheers, alongside landscaped gardens.
Whereas this was their first construct, the couple got here with renovation expertise and a selected wishlist.
The gorgeous kitchen with its enviable butler’s pantry and high-end home equipment was conceived by Danielle, whereas Shaun chosen the assertion wooden hearth edged with the identical Santorini stone featured exterior.
The Claytons bought the block in 2017, renting out the prevailing residence for two.5 years earlier than commencing the rebuild with BARC and TMD Constructions early final yr.
“It was proper when COVID hit so it was unsure occasions after all. The inspiration was down simply as every part was locking down and our move-in date was proper when our second daughter was born,” Danielle says.
The household is now looking forward to their subsequent mission — one other new construct, however in a special architecural model, at north Palm Seaside.