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Camelia Cottage by 4site Architecture
Camelia Cottage: Small House Extension Makes a Massive Impact
An extremely small house extension transforms a heritage cottage. You'll be surprised the difference clever planning and small addition makes to occupants.
The Shed by Richard Peters Associates
The Shed House Will Make You Think Twice About Old Buildings
The location was right. But it would take a lot of imagination and a leap of faith to transform this dilapidated shed into a home...
Moor Street Residence by Andrew Maynard Architects
Moor House: How Do You Create a Home in 4.5 Meters?
Moor House's family needed was a well designed renovation to provide space and privacy for their growing children. Oh, and all within just 4.5 meters width!
Convertible Courtyards House by Christopher Megowan Design
Convertible Courtyard House: When The Clouds Roll In, So Does the Roof
As the name suggests, Convertible Courtyard House is a home that's as adaptable as a convertible car - rain, hail or shine, this house has you covered.
Dragonfly House by Built Environment Practice
Dragonfly House: Tiny Addition is a Model for Compact Living
The Dragonfly is a self-contained addition to an existing holiday home. It maximizes views and appreciation of the site as a model for compact living.
Parure House by Architects EAT
Parure House: A Dazzling Jewel in Kensington
Parure House in Melbourne's inner suburb Kensington is a matching set of separate architectural ideas. It displays a richness of detail and experience.
Elliott Ripper House by Christopher Polly Architects
Elliott Ripper House Pulls Off a Well Considered Extension Seamlessly
Elliott Ripper House is a prime example of how a well designed, harmonious extension can provide much more than extra floor space.
Bisley Place House by James Russell Architects
Bisley Place House: A Suburban Home With a Cheeky Twist
Bisley Place House is a suburban home built for family life and interaction. Bending the rules creates an incredible indoor-outdoor space for the family.
Bridge House by Max Pritchard Architect
Bridge House Touches the Earth Lightly -- Literally and Figuratively
Bridge House takes full advantage of a naturally stunning site, straddling a creek bed and touching the earth lightly environmentally and physically.
Fremantle Addition by Jonathan Lake Architects
Fremantle Addition: Cottage Renovation Reinterprets Limestone Original
The difficulty of a cottage renovation is connecting old and new. Fremantle Addition reinterprets the original limestone cottage to connect with restraint.
Fitzroy North Addition by Nic Owen Architects
Fitzroy North Addition Defies Constraints for Affordable, Spacious Home
Tight site, stringent planning and heritage controls, and a difficult orientation -- Nic Owen Architects pull off the architectural equivalent of a miracle.
Salt River Rural Retreat by ARKit
Salt Creek: Sustainable Prefabricated Rural Retreat the Perfect Getaway
Salt Creek Rural Retreat is a one bedroom, one bathroom sustainable accommodation. The tiny prefab building enjoys beautiful views over 20 acres.
Kurreki Beach Retreat by Bourne Blue Architecture
Kurreki: Glamping Looks Good in this Back to Basics Beach Retreat
In true glamping style Kurreki Beach Retreat has real beds but opens completely onto a courtyard and uses mosquito nets and shower curtains where necessary.
Elm and Willow House by Architects EAT
Elm and Willow House: A Home That Blurs Indoors and Outdoors
Elm and Willow House's walls seem to vanish. The living area is neither indoor, nor outdoor space -- the entire yard becomes a part of the house.
Darlinghurst Terrace by Nettleton Architects
Darlinghurst Terrace: Heritage House Renovated for Sustainability
Old terrace houses are not the most efficient beasts. But this Darlinghurst terrace renovation proves you can have a terrace and aim for sustainability too.
Snowy Mountains House by James Stockwell Architects
Snowy Mountains House: Living Off The Grid Never Looked This Good
Snowy Mountains House is designed for living off the grid in style. The home works with nature to resist extreme winds, collect rainwater and shed snow.
Boston Street House by James Russell Architects
Boston Street House: 'Builder's Special' Tranformed Into Modern Courtyard House
A Brisbane red brick spec home was showing its age. Architect James Russell cleverly transformed the dated home into a bright and modern courtyard house.
Northcote Residence by Wolveridge Architects
Northcote Residence: Passive Solar Extension Keeps Its Cool
Even during the heat of summer this passive solar design remained cool and kept the family comfortable. Reclaimed materials integrates with the original.
Mount Ninderry House by Sparks Architects
Mount Ninderry House: Low Budget Sustainable House in Picturesque Surrounds
Mount Ninderry House is a sustainable house that takes full advantage of its stunning natural setting without the extra cost. And check out that pool!
Stewart House by Chenchow Little Architects
Stewart House: Bushfire Proof House That's Anything But a Bunker
Bushfire regulations are a challenge. Homes can end up like bunkers. Chenchow Little's Stewart House is a bushfire proof house that doesn't sacrifice looks.
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