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Ben Hosking - Architectural photography featured on Lunchbox Architect

Reverse Shadow Casting House by Harrison and White Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Reverse Shadow Casting Ensures This House Has a Sunny Garden

Thanks to the home's unusual form, the garden of Reverse Shadow Casting House will always be sunny and bright.

Sawmill House by Archier (via Lunchbox Architect)

Sawmill House Rethinks Waste Materials to Create Raw, Rustic Beauty

Befitting a regionally based sculptor, Sawmill House is a hand crafted upgrade from his existing rather rustic bohemian abode.

Highway House by Room 11 (via Lunchbox Architect)

Highway House Seems to Float Dramatically Above a Sheer Slope

The compact Highway House takes full advantage of its difficult, but dramatic site — sitting lightly over Hobart and the Derwent River…

Lookout House by Room 11 (via Lunchbox Architect)

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.

Somers House One by Adrian Bonomi Architect (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Compact, Living and Breathing House Perfect for the Coast

This welcoming house has a verandah so generous it blurs the line between a courtyard house and a traditional Australian verandah.

Regent Street Warehouse by Techne Architecture + Interior Design (via Lunchbox Architect)

Original Elements Stand Out in this Tasteful Warehouse Conversion

New architectural elements recede thanks to a subdued palette highlighting the original elements of this industrial building.

Boston Road Townhouse by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

This Townhouse on a Small Block Stacks the Backyard on the Roof

How to deal with a small block? Don't sacrifice the backyard, stack it on top of the house and you've got a sophisticated roof deck!

Seddon House by OSK Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

From Disused Inner-City Car Park to a Compact Family Home

From the street this modern take on the other single storey cottage in the neighbourhood. But things get interesting quickly...

Domain House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Choose Flexibility Over Footprint to Save Money and Energy

With sliding doors and a fold down bed, a rumpus room/third bedroom provides built in flexibility while reducing the overall footprint.

Riverside Alterations and Additions by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Clever Renovation Creates New Building Over Bones of the Original

Renovation uses half of the original roof structure to create a new raked roof and wraps the original fibro shack in new cladding.

Mt Duneed House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Rusty and Weathered, This Home Looks Like It Has Been Here Forever

Built from recycled timber and rusting steel, this Mt Duneed home already looks old, yet is built to last with little maintenance.

Empire House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Home Designed to Get Better With Age, Just Like Its Retiree Owners

Precast concrete and timber combine to create a low-maintenance home that will get better with age.

Mexican Swiss Chalet - Malmsbury House by Perversi-Brooks Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Mexican-inspired Swiss Chalet in the Australian Bush... What?!

The architectural equivalent of a lamington made with Swiss cheese and dusted with paprika sounds like a recipe for disaster, but is it?

Lighthouse by Room 11 (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Courtyard for Outdoor Living Helps a Hobart Family to Downsize

Blessed with a large block in a good area, this family decided to downsize in the backyard, in spite of the constraints.

Little Big House by Room 11 (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Small Home With Big Volumes Designed to Embrace its Cool Climate

Built in an area that sometimes encounters snow, this home in the hills has a small footprint, but large volumes make it feel spacious.

House SE by Walter&Walter (via Lunchbox Architect)

Perforated Sliding Door Provides Privacy Without Blocking Views or Light

Inspired by the spaces and ornamentation of the original home, this home plays with light and space to create a dramatic addition.

Outside In House by MODO Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect)

Outside In House: This Modern Extension Doesn't Steal the Limelight

This modern addition is more like a supporting actor, allowing the charm and beauty of the original home to shine through.

House A by Walter&Walter (via Lunchbox Architect)

This Suburban Home Finds a Unique Way to Connect with the Landscape

From the street, this looks like a house with no windows, but once inside you realise it's the exact opposite...

Falconer Street Residence by Sonelo Design Studio (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Minimal Renovation Maximises the Connection to the Outdoors

A strong visual and physical connection to the garden is achieved without significantly altering this inner-city terrace.

Altona Lightbox by OMG Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Dark and Pensive on the Outside, but It's a Different Story Inside

As soon as you enter the front door of this 1950s home, you are drawn to the light and openness of the new, rear addition.

Brunswick House by Winwood Mckenzie Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect)

House With Two Distinct Personalities: Winter Cosy to Summer Breezy

Can a house be both a cosy refuge and open to the outdoors to create a breezy outdoor room? In this case, it can!

Skyline House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

A Home in a Bushfire-prone Area That Doesn't Feel Like a Bunker

The clever design for this challenging site allows the home to deal with the threat of bushfire, while still taking in the views.

Seachange House by Solomon Troup Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

Real-life Seachange Gives Retirees a Chance to Create a New Lifestyle

These retirees packed up their life in Western Victoria to move to Barwon Heads. What lifestyle would you want out of a seachange?

One MANI House by Mani Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect)

Quirky Home Hides Plenty of Surprises Behind its Shingled Exterior

The neighbours are shifting uncomfortably in their seats as this new kid on the block shows them what modern living should look like...

Courtyard House by Youssofzay + Hart (via Lunchbox Architect)

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.

Daylesford 1863 by Moloney Architects (via Lunchbox Architect)

This New Addition Creates a Sunny Courtyard Shared by Old and New

Originally a parsonage for the neighbouring church, this historic home has been transformed with a contemporary addition.

House B by Whispering Smith (via Lunchbox Architect)

Amazing What an Average Post-war Brick House Can Become...

This post-war brick house has been transformed into a stylish modern home with a thoughtful addition and creative reworking.