Gajalakshmi | Chaudhari Associates | Shirur, Pune
Gajalakshmi which means “that represent strength and wealth”, is a residential project of 4200 sq. ft., built-up area on a 4000 sq. ft., plot in Shirur, Maharashtra. This modest, spacious, and earthy residence is ornated by Chaudhari Associates led by ID. Pooja Akash Chaudhari is designed in such a way that a space is created to unwind and recharge. Many elements in this house, like furniture and natural colour palettes, establish a visual language that gives the home a free-spirited feel. The design is more charming and engaging since it uses fewer textures and materials. Keeping with the natural and clean design of the overall space, earthy shades like light shades of colour palette were chosen as complementary colours to make the interior decor seem bright and airy.
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Certainly! Outlook of a grand house entrance that exudes opulence and charm. The flooring is adorned with sleek, jet-black marble, its smooth surface gleaming in the soft, warm light that emanates from the beautifully crafted wooden ceiling. The walls are enveloped in the rich embrace of golden teak veneer, adding a touch of timeless elegance to the space. Carefully placed kaju-shaped basalt stones offer both contrast and a natural touch, their unique texture providing a visual focal point.
Standing proudly at the heart of this entrance is a massive door, its wooden surface intricately carved with a CNC design, featuring the word “Gajlakshmi.” This door, more than just an entry point, serves as a work of art, hinting at the beauty and grace that await within.
As you approach, the door opens, revealing the exquisite world that lies beyond. The warm, ambient lighting casts a welcoming glow, inviting you to step inside and experience the luxury, comfort, and aesthetic wonder of this remarkable abode. This entrance truly sets the tone for the elegance and style that define the entire home.
Indulge in the epitome of refined living as you step into this impeccably designed Living Room. The crowning jewel of this space is undoubtedly the TV unit, a work of art in itself. Its Italian marble top glistens with a luxurious lustre, set in perfect harmony with the exquisite wood veneer. A touch of white deco paint adds a contemporary edge, creating a striking focal point that marries tradition and modernity.
Your seating experience is a testament to both comfort and style. The choice of plush grey sofas, with their inviting embrace, offers a perfect contrast to the richness of the wood. The wooden accents infuse the room with a sense of natural warmth, creating an atmosphere that is both cosy and sophisticated.
Amidst this ensemble, the raw wood centre table takes centre stage, acting as a visual anchor that balances the room’s elements. It introduces a touch of rustic chic, providing a unique character to the space. It is not just a table; it’s a statement piece.
This living room seamlessly merges luxury and comfort, inviting you to unwind, entertain, and appreciate the finer things in life. With every detail carefully curated, this is more than a room; it is an embodiment of your style and a haven for relaxation and enjoyment.
Positively! In this family room, the Indian seating sofa is set as the focal point, effortlessly blending with the space’s overall design. The meticulously crafted backrest and handrest feature intricate wooden carvings, adding a touch of artistry and tradition to the room.
A symphony of textures unfolds as wooden panels adorned with Gold PVD coated Impressions seamlessly interact with a backdrop of luxurious marble. This combination of materials and textures is a masterful stroke of design, creating an environment that exudes sophistication and opulence.
These exquisite accents not only add an air of elegance but also elevate every element in the room to a new level of luxury. The result is a tastefully designed space where every detail has been carefully considered to create a harmonious and visually stunning aesthetic.
The Devghar is a masterpiece of craftsmanship, a sanctuary of spiritual reflection, meticulously fashioned from a harmonious blend of rich, polished wood and translucent acrylic. The wood, with its warm, earthy tones, provides a sense of natural connection and grounding. At the same time, the acrylic elements offer an ethereal quality, allowing the interplay of light to create a celestial atmosphere.
At its heart, a soft, warm light emanates from behind the intricately carved wooden panels, casting a gentle and comforting radiance that bathes the entire space in an aura of divine serenity. The play of light against the acrylic surfaces imparts an otherworldly, almost dreamlike ambience, making it a sacred space that transcends the boundaries of the earthly realm.
Golden accessories, meticulously placed throughout the Devghar, add a touch of luxury and symbolism. Each gilded element is significant, reflecting the space’s deep-rooted cultural and spiritual values. The contrast of the golden accents against the wood and acrylic creates a mesmerizing visual spectacle, a reminder of the profound and enduring connection between the material and the divine.
The Devghar’s entrance is a grand spectacle, featuring imposing double doors that have been intricately cut using advanced CNC technology. These doors, with their intricate patterns and symbolism, stand as the gateway to a realm of profound spirituality. They serve as a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation, bridging the ancient rituals with the modern world.
In sum, this Devghar is a sanctuary that fuses art and spirituality, where the interplay of materials, light, and intricate design work harmoniously to create a sacred space that is both visually captivating and spiritually enriching.
Step into the heart of the home, where artistry meets functionality, and where the culinary journey begins. Our Kitchen is a masterful symphony of design, seamlessly combining the sleek elegance of acrylic with the warm, inviting charm of woody veneer. It is a celebration of the timeless and the contemporary, creating a perfect blend of modern innovation and classic allure.
The exquisite interplay of materials and textures invites you to embark on a sensory experience. The acrylic surfaces exude a polished, minimalist allure, reflecting light and giving your kitchen a pristine, modern feel. In contrast, the woody veneer brings a touch of nature’s warmth and rustic charm, providing a cosy and inviting atmosphere.
This kitchen is not just a place to cook; it is a space to express your creativity, passion, and love for food. With state-of-the-art appliances, ample countertop space, and intelligently designed storage, you are equipped to turn your culinary dreams into reality. Whether you are a gourmet chef or simply love to experiment with new recipes, this kitchen is your perfect canvas.
But it is not just a haven for cooking; it is also designed for entertainment. The open layout encourages gatherings, allowing you to host friends and family in style. From intimate dinners to grand celebrations, this kitchen is the backdrop for unforgettable moments.
Now, the time has come to elevate your home and culinary experience. Upgrade your kitchen today, and make every meal an exquisite adventure, every gathering a remarkable memory, and every moment a masterpiece. Your dream kitchen reflects their taste and lifestyle, and it is waiting for you to bring it to life.
Harmony Haven’s master bedroom is a true masterpiece of design. The bed is framed by gleaming grooves that provide a captivating accent. A sleek and minimalist side table, along with contemporary suspended light fixtures, infuses modernity with an air of grace.
The wallpaper, adorned with a tropical design in harmonious tones, adds depth and intrigue to the room. Vintage-inspired textured wall details evoke a delightful sense of nostalgia, beautifully blending classic and contemporary elements. A calming colour palette envelops the room, turning it into a serene oasis of relaxation.
The balcony door exhibits an Indo-Western look with a captivating combination of veneer and fluted glass, adding a touch of uniqueness to the design. This masterful composition effortlessly merges sophistication with simplicity, offering a design that is both timeless and inviting.
The bedroom balcony is a haven of tranquillity and aesthetics. The light-toned wall textures exude a delicate charm, infusing a rustic touch that sets the tone for relaxation. A wall adorned with artificial green grass enhances the calming and refreshing ambience, creating a serene oasis.
The seating arrangement, creatively designed in a round shape on the wall, extends a heartfelt invitation to unwind and indulge in leisure. Adjacent to this seating area, the wall embraces a rustic look, featuring wooden battens and black-tinted mirrors with textured elements, adding depth and character to the space.
But it’s the beautiful upholstery that truly elevates this balcony. Its calming colour palette, vibrant accents, and cosy aesthetics combine to set a cheerful mood, making this terrace the ultimate destination for relaxation. With every element carefully curated, this balcony offers a harmonious blend of nature, design, and comfort, providing a picturesque retreat for moments of serenity and delight.
MASTER BEDROOM’S TOILET
The master bedroom toilet in this project exudes sheer opulence with its dual-toned colour palette of regal black and luxurious gold. The striking black marble finish, equipped with a sensor mirror and accentuated by hexagon-detailed wall tiles, effortlessly harmonises with the elegant silver bathroom fixtures in a polished chrome finish. This symphony of elements, further elevated by tastefully incorporated metallic accents, transforms an otherwise simple space into an exquisitely sophisticated sanctuary.
THE GUEST BEDROOM
The guest bedroom is a masterful design display, artfully employing a captivating neutral colour scheme that exudes timeless elegance. It seamlessly marries art and carefully curated furniture, each piece chosen with precision to serve as a statement, enriching the room’s refined aesthetic.
Functionality meets aesthetics in perfect harmony, as cane laminate takes centre stage, creating a delightful fusion of minimalism and bohemian inspiration. Abundant natural lighting and thoughtful ventilation imbue the space with an irresistible sense of comfort and warmth, making it an inviting sanctuary for any fortunate guest.
THE GUEST BEDROOM’S TOILET
The guest bedroom toilet in this project is a masterpiece of design. The colour palette is a harmonious dance of black and gold, creating a sense of opulence and grandeur. The black marble look, complete with a Sensor mirror, exudes elegance, while the wall tiles featuring intricate hexagonal detailing are a visual delight. They effortlessly integrate with the silver finish of the bathroom fixtures, adding a touch of luxury. The metallic elements serve as the crowning jewel, adding a unique twist to this otherwise simple space, and transforming it into a work of art.
The home office for the client is dealt with an earthy wooden element which creates a good ambience. Wherein a very positively play of light and lines is being created. An long seamless modern table executed with symmetrical curve gives a formal and elegant appeal to the office area. The two grey sofas and a modern TV unit panel adds allure to the decor. All the elements are complementing each other elegantly.
Project Name: Gajalakshmi
Design Firm : Chaudhari Associates
Principal Designer : ID. Pooja Akash Chaudhari
Design Team (for Particular Project): Akash Chaudhari, Vishwas Suryawanshi, Amol Gandhakte
Project Type : Residential Architecture & Interior
Project Location : Shirur, Pune, Maharashtra
Duration of the project : 16 Months
Plot Area : 4000 sq. ft
Built-up Area : 4200 sq. ft
Project Cost (approx.): 1.5 Cr
Photography Credits : Chaudhari Associates
Products / Materials / Vendors:
Wallcovering / Cladding – POP Gyproc
Construction Materials – Cement (Birla A1), Steel (Polad)
Lighting – Hybec
Doors and Partitions – Plywood (Supernova), Veneer (Truewood)
Sanitaryware – Groohe, American Standard
Windows – Saint Gobain
Furniture – Haffele
Flooring – Italian Marble, Ceratec
Kitchen – Kalinga Stone
Paint – Asian Paints
Artefacts – Ikea, White House
Hardware – Haffele, Hettich, Chetna, Quba, Bose
Consultants for the Project:
Civil – Akash Chaudhari
Interior Designers – Pooja Chaudhari
Landscape Architects – Pooja Chaudhari
Structure Engineers – Pankaj Zaware
Lighting Designers – Pooja Chaudhari
Contractors – Sanjay Bandgar
Project Managers – Vishwas Suryawanshi
Quantity Surveyors – Amol Gandhakte
Interior Styling – The Soul Concepts