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Blairgowrie 2 by InForm
Timber and Glass Combine to Create a Stylish Coastal Modernity
Timber's warmth and laid-back nature meets clean lines and expanses of glass to create a style that is sophisticated yet relaxed.
Hawthorn East House by Chan Architecture
A Typical English Cottage Style House is Transformed Into Modern Home
A series of separate, disconnected rooms are transformed by a central, open planned living space that maximises north light.
Upside Down Back to Front House by Carter Williamson Architects
Upside Down Back to Front House Reflects How the Owners Actually Live
Too often homes dictate how we should live. Upside Down Back to Front House is different — a redesign suits how the owners really live.
Paddington Terrace by Tom Mark Henry
Attention to Detail Creates a Home That Can Age Gracefully
A detailed but classic palette, combined with expert attention to detail helps Paddington Terrace age gracefully as its family grows.
Hawthorn Residence by Alexandra Buchanan Architecture
Single Fronted Hawthorn Residence Gets a Bright Two Story Extension
Even with close neighbours, carefully positioned skylights and double-height spaces make this home feel private, bright and spacious.
Stradwick House by Space Division
Architect Turns this Old Two-Car Garage Into Beautiful Family Home
Built on top of an existing brick double garage, Stradwick House feels more spacious thanks to double height spaces and large windows.
Norrish House by Herbst Architects
Norrish House is Arranged Around a Courtyard for Shelter
New Zealand's notoriously changeable weather is dealt with at Norrish House by arranging rooms around a sheltering courtyard.
Westmere Park Avenue by Dorrington Atcheson Architects
Westmere Park Avenue is a Modest Extension with a Huge Impact
A new compact living pavilion defies its size thanks to plenty of glass and sliding doors — effortlessly connecting home and garden.
Kapiti Beach House by Geoff Fletcher Architects
Kapiti Beach House Will Eventually Grey Off to Blend into the Dunes
Sliding cedar shutters provide this otherwise glass box with shelter, privacy and a camouflage cloak — preparing it for every situation.
Tent House by Irving Smith Jack Architects
Tent House: A Super-Insulated and Permanent Tent for Living
Tent House is designed to encourage freedom and protection from a hostile (but beautiful) landscape — like a permanent tent…
Benbulla House by Austin McFarland Architects
Benbulla House Has Numerous Ties to its Local Area
A home for an engineer and an author combines a rational, simple plan with a ton of texture and 'slight chaos' to satisfy both personalities.
Wall and Wall House by Dane Design Australia
Wall and Wall House Uses Rammed Limestone for Style and Substance
Rammed Limestone is the perfect material for Wall and Wall House — locally sourced, beautiful texture and natural colour and high thermal mass.
Lookout House by Room 11
This Surprising 'Lookout House' Is Not What It First Seems…
At first, Lookout House looks like a whacky modern barn, but through the sliding barn door a wonderful courtyard house with spectacular views unfolds.
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