The design capitalizes on the water views and northern aspect that will deliver solar gain during winter. A large deck off the living area provides outdoor living with elevated views. The large skillion roof over the deck combined with a timber screen will shade the dwelling during summer.
Three zones define the house, to provide clarity to, Master Bedroom & retreat deck area, the Living, Dining & Kitchen hub for family living & the lower level allows independence to the young adults.
A discrete Boatshed, is cut into the lower embankment, for storage of a rowing scull & yachting gear for the family cruiser / racer moored to the pontoon in front of the house.
Energy efficient design and construction systems will ensure a 6 star plus rating to the house.
The material palette employs local stone, designer blockwork, pigmented cement render & stained timber to provide an articulated composition that reflects natural materials and provides interest & flair.
The design transforms the poky living, dining and kitchen area of the existing house into a unified space which will pro...
A design proposal for a land subdivision which will provide opportunity for a new dwelling adjoining an existing house on site.
In this harsh coastal environment, this house is designed to weather the storms whilst capturing views and receiving north sun.
The second stage of this Hospital’s revitalisation is a proposal for a rehabilitation facility.