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House 33.2 by Grafika
There's a Fully Equipped House Tucked Into This Suburban Backyard
This striking house of contrasting black and white with touches of warming timber is exciting and dynamic in-spite of its compact size.
Black House by Austin Maynard Architects
"Hindsight; all the things I would have done as a new parent."
Apartment living for new parents is not very common in Australia. Can it be done, or is the siren call of the suburbs too strong?
Prefab Staff Accommodation by Modscape
Prefab-ulous Digs for a Couple of Jackaroos on This Malmsbury Farm
Staff quarters never looked so good. This prefab house is a modern and comfortable place to wind down after a long day on the farm.
Mornington Beach Houses by Habitech Systems
Beachside Homes Inspired by a Nearby Pier's Proportions and Detailing
These two homes are built on a pier structure that highlights their unique creek-side location near the Mornington foreshore.
Bronte House by Madeleine Blanchfield Architects
Turned Upside Down and Internal Walls Removed for a Sunnier Outlook
An internal renovation which opens up spaces and turns the house upside down to put living areas on the brighter, airier, upper floor.
House_B by Sandy Anghie Architect
A Courtyard Brings in Light, Breezes and Ensures a Garden Outlook
House_B is essentially a C-shape, wrapping around a central courtyard to maximise light and breezes to the home. That gets an A+ from us.
Clarke Shack by mishack
Holiday Shack Blends Mid Century Modern with Australian Rural Shed
Inspired by Mid-century design with a touch of Aussie shed, this stylish shack is the perfect combination of cool and practical.
Northcote Modular by Modscape
A Dramatically Modern Modular Home in Northcote
In contrast to the neighbouring weatherboard houses, this crisp, modern modular home makes a huge statement in this Melbourne street.
Park Cottage by Bryant Alsop
An Unexpectedly Colourful and Playful Addition to a Heritage Home
From the heritage facade you'd never expect to find this light-filled, colourful and playful home which spills into the backyard.
Brunswick Extension by ArchiBlox
A New Living Pod Creates a Central Courtyard at This Brunswick Home
Set well away from the original house, this new addition creates a central courtyard which all living areas wrap around.
Wilson Street House by Drawing Room Architecture
A New Study and Bedroom Pops up on Top of This Brunswick Home
An architect squeezes a new study and bedroom in the only available space on this tight Melbourne block - above the living area.
Hawthorn Solar Extension by Habitech Systems
New Solar Extension Designed to Power the Whole House
A rear extension takes advantage of a North-facing backyard to connect to the garden and generate electricity for the whole house.
Footscray Apartment by BoardGrove Architects
Footscray Apartment Renovated for More Flexibility and Light
An unorthodox, but clever, renovation creates a series of light-filled flexible living spaces and creates the illusion of space.
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