An outdoor shower was added to the pool area, which comes in handy. “In summer, we are at the beach nearly every day, and my husband wanted the kids to walk straight into the backyard, wash off the sand and jump into the pool,” says the owner. Photo: Maree Homer | Styling: Sarah Wormwell
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