NewMarket 21 Davis Cres
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Ponsonby Shop 2/3 14 Jervois Rd.
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Christchurch 145 Blenheim Road
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East Tamaki 6 Polaris Place
East Tamaki
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A&J Founder Mark Smith and artist wife Julie’s home was chosen to feature in Country Homes and Interiors magazine. Julie talks about how she gave a new lease of life to a dated cottage by creating a dWe love her electric style!

The oldest part of the property dates back to1636 – originally it was three cottages and an adjoining barn.

What we love most about living here…

‘It’s close to three major cities, but you wouldn’t know it from the miles of stunning rural countryside surrounding us’


This is the oldest part of the house,where animals were probably housed originally. Yellow chair,green chair (opposite) and cushions, Alexander& James. Plaid chair, Tetrad. Vintage wheatsheaf table, The Peanut Vendor. Rug, Plantation Rug Company.

  1. Jude Chair Plush Turmeric
Derbyshire Country House
Retro Revival Julie Smith gave a new lease of life to a dated cottage by creating a contemporary interior with pops of colour and vintage touches

2. Jude Chair Plush Slate

Source: Alexander & James – Mr & Mrs Smith do Country Homes and Interiors

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