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Dearie Residence by OMG Architects
Mid-century Modern House Senstively Updated for 21st Century Living
An addition to this mid-century gem keeps the essence of the original while ensuring it's fit for family life in this century.
Moor House by Kuzman Architecture
By Thinking Creatively, 'More House' Wasn't Necessary at Moor House
Oftentimes when you feel like you need 'more house', the answer is actually to rethink the way your existing house functions...
Melrose Terrace by Dan Gayfer Design
For This Retired Couple, Downsizing Is Far From a Downgrade
Downsizing from a large family home to an inner-city pad, this couple were prepared to compromise on space, but not on function!
Courtyard House by Youssofzay + Hart
Leave Some Breathing Room Between the Existing Home and Addition...
A thin addition to this home creates new living spaces, but the bonus is a courtyard created by leaving space between existing and new.
Perfect-Imperfect House by Megowan Architectural
For These Perfectionists, Renovating Meant Embracing the Imperfect
Renovating is a messy art full of compromise but, if you roll with it, the result can be the perfect-imperfect home for your family.
South Yarra House by de.arch
A Tight Inner-City Block Required Some Big Ideas for Small Spaces
With a block of just 117 square metres, this inner-city reno required some creative thinking to make the most of all available space...
Olinda House by Bent Architecture
A Home That Celebrates Its Site by Bringing the Outdoors In...
For tree-changers Matt and Leanne, an important part of their ideal home was making the most of their spectacular site.
Nola Avenue House by Philip Stejskal Architects
A Carefree Family Home Takes Its Cues From the Classic Beach House
With hints of those classic beach houses, but all the modern needs of a family home, living here would feel like an endless holiday.
St Kilda Cottage House by Jost Architects
This Addition Overcomes the Challenges of a Tricky Tapering Block
Making the complex seem effortless in this addition on a tapering block was not easy, but the results are phenomenal.
A House for All Seasons by POLYstudio
A House for All Seasons Designed and Built to Passive House Standards
This family home was designed with best-practice sustainability and Passive House standards to be a comfortable home for years to come.
Coleman Residence by Atlas Architects
Good Architecture Has the Potential to Create a Better Lifestyle
Architecture isn't about the bells and whistles. It's about creating spaces which help to improve your lifestyle. Like this home!
Ramsar Fields by John McAuley Architecture
This Modern Farmhouse Is Adaptable and Celebrates a Stunning Location
A modern farmhouse for a couple with overseas relatives needs to adapt from a comfortable home for two to a home for many more.
Tie House by Jos Tan Architects
This Modern Addition Is Designed to Tie Into the Original Home
A modern addition reorients this home towards the sun as well as complementing and tucking under the roofline of the original home.
Anna's House by Gardiner Architects
Transforming a Run-down Weatherboard Into a Bright, Sustainable Home
Want a sustainable home, but don't know where to start? An architect can help you create a comfortable, sustainable home...
Dorman Beach House by Studio101 Architects
Beach House Uses Its Steeply Sloping Site to Focus and Frame Views
Using the slope to its advantage, this beach house cascades down the hill and focuses your attention on the stunning coastline views.
SON/ by PLY Architecture
This Addition Nestles In Comfortably Next to the Existing Bungalow
By using similar colours, materials and proportions as the original home without copying it, this addition fits in effortlessly.
Turn House by Rebecca Naughtin Architect
A Curve in the Boundary Is Turned Into an Asset at This Playful Home
Unusually-shaped boundaries can be a challenge, particularly on sites as tight as this; you've got to turn a challenge into an asset!
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