Category: Architecture

  • A Proudly Modern Addition To A Twenties Ashgrovian Queenslander

    The homeowners of this home got here to KIN Architects with a dense scrapbook of concepts and purposeful necessities to create their dream household house. Their current home was a beforehand renovated Ashgrovian Queenslander — a circa Twenties type of Queenslander that includes a gabled roof and facet porch. In renovating their Toowoomba house, the…

  • A Lovingly Restored Neville Guzman-Designed, Mid-Century Residence

    Very like the acquainted saying — ‘you’ll discover love once you’re not on the lookout for it’ — Paddy Williams, director of PW Studio, discovered himself falling for, and buying, this mid-century gem in Orange, NSW, with none pre-conceived intention to take action. ‘We inspected this property… purely as sticky beakers,’ he says. ‘However we…

  • A ‘Much less Is Extra’ Extension For A Charming Coburg Residence

    Coburg Frieze by Mihaly Slocombe Architects proves good issues can are available in small packages. The architects had been engaged by homeowners Mark and Alicia, who had quite a lot of love for the endearing interwar house, and much more so for its gardens. However the home itself was ‘darkish and closed off from the…

  • Inside Melbourne’s Unconventional ‘Evergreen’ House Constructing

    Evergreen is without doubt one of the six new Nightingale buildings in ‘The Village’, a novel group of condo complexes designed and developed by some Australia’s greatest architects, in an effort to show how new flats could be not solely habitable, however sustainable, and fascinating. They’re all constructed underneath the Nightingale’s housing mannequin, with a…

  • Previous English Type Meets Japanese Serenity In This Spectacular Nineteen Thirties House

    When Suzanne Hunt Architect was engaged to renovate a big heritage dwelling in Dalkeith, Western Australia, she took cues from the property’s previous with the intention to create one thing new. Initially designed by Marshall Clifton and in-built 1938, the house’s Interwar Previous English design had been recognised as an early instance of the architect’s…

  • Inside An Architect’s Superbly Renovated Nineteen Seventies Cottage (That You Can Keep In)

    This property in Flinders, on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, started as a country two-bedroom brick cottage and storage. Director of Noxon Justin Noxon bought the cottage in 2009, which was utilized in its unique state as his household vacation home for over a decade. By 2019, the house and panorama (a mixture of small orchard, cleared…

  • A Look Inside The Fitzroy Chocolate Manufacturing unit Turned ‘Outdated-Faculty’ Residences!

    Stepping contained in the previous MacRobertson confectionery manufacturing unit seems like stepping again in time. Within the Eighties, the distinctive complicated was as soon as a part of native chocolatier Sir Macpherson Robertson’s namesake empire, made up of a number of buildings and blocks sprinkled throughout Fitzroy, with ‘MacRobertson’ sprawled on the surface. The businessman…

  • A Subtle Re-Imagining Of A Drained Federation-Period House

    When Version Workplace was first offered with this dwelling, it was an intact Federation bungalow with various flaws. Most notably, there was a ‘daggy’, non-original low steel fence out the entrance, and a dilapidated wrap-around tiled porch — that had sunk beneath its stable bluestone boundary — with various tiles lacking. On additional inspection, the…

  • This Intelligent Extension Makes The Most Of A Victorian Cottage

    In renovating and lengthening this Victorian cottage in Fitzroy North, Melbourne, Alexandra Buchanan Structure noticed a possibility to reimagine the standard yard. Their imaginative and prescient, as a substitute of a conventional rear backyard, was to dissolve and disperse the ‘yard’ all through the plan, creating an association of versatile out of doors areas oriented…

  • A Celestial Home Designed To Seize The Evening Sky Hits The Market

    The thought behind Evening Sky got here from its late-owner, Basil Borun. As an astronomer, triple-major engineer, and a Sort 2 diabetic who relied on his wheelchair, he got down to create a private and accessible two-bedroom abode, that might ‘take him to the celebrities’ with out leaving his lounge. This was the transient he…