DJ Maddy Barber's family home mixes old and new

Maddy Barber's brother Gabriel asked their parents to expose the original ceiling when they bought the house.
Maddy Barber's brother Gabriel asked their parents to expose the original ceiling when they bought the house.PHOTO: PHYLLICIA WANG, ART DIRECTION BY NONIE CHEN

SINGAPORE - Maddy Barber, radio personality and founder of jewellery brand Madly, has moved into a new home.

Well, almost new. The 1950s single-storey terraced house in a tranquil Serangoon Garden neighbourhood - which is now home to a three-generation family of five, a domestic helper and a dog - was bought by her parents in 2006.

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