We found 124 results matching "terrace".

Big Little House by Nic Owen Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Big Little House by Nic Owen Architects
Featured Project Big Little House is a Modest but Light-Filled Terrace Extension When a family of four decide to renovate their terrace on a tiny site, some big ideas need to be packed into a little space.
Enmore House by Amrish Maharaj Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Enmore House by Amrish Maharaj Architect
Featured Project This Home Hides a Secret Which Transforms the Previously Dark Terrace Many old terraces are dark and pokey, but thanks to a tricky secret behind those doors, this terrace is now light, bright and spacious.
Double Terrace House by Rob Kennon Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Double Terrace House by Rob Kennon Architects
Featured Project Double Terrace House: Two Adjacent Terrace Homes Become One… Behind these unassuming terraces' heritage facades is an unexpectedly modern home blurring the boundaries between two once separate houses.
Long Courtyard House by Scale Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Long Courtyard House by Scale Architecture
Featured Project Long Courtyard House Challenged the Typical Terrace Configuration Long Courtyard House reorients the typical courtyard to the side of the house to bring in North light and create indoor/outdoor living.
Henry Street House by Eugene Cheah Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Henry Street House by Eugene Cheah Architecture
Featured Project This Renovation Turns the Traditional Terrace Layout on its Head Where a traditional terrace is dark and cellular this renovation finds light and open space, creating an addition of contrasts.
House McBeath by Tribe Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) House McBeath by Tribe Studio
Featured Project House McBeath a Tiny Terrace Gets a Modern Partner A tiny terrace is transformed thanks to a new neighbouring addition that compliments and contrasts the original.
Paddington Terrace by Tom Mark Henry (via Lunchbox Architect) Paddington Terrace by Tom Mark Henry
Featured Project 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.
Walter Street Terrace by David Boyle Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Walter Street Terrace by David Boyle Architect
Featured Project A Beautiful Warm Home is Carved Out of a Tight Block with No Views Like a giant three dimensional puzzle this home defies its tight block with no views, houses on each side and a high wall to the north.
Bridport Residence by Matt Gibson Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Bridport Residence by Matt Gibson Architecture
Featured Project Bridport Residence Addresses the Need for More Informal Living Bridport Residence extension grabs northern light and creates a quiet safe haven to the rear of the property.
Bellevue Terrace Extension by Philip Stejskal Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Bellevue Terrace Extension by Philip Stejskal Architects
Featured Project Bellevue Terrace Extension: Flexible Indoor/Outdoor Living A versatile multi-functional extension can become completely open to the outdoors, or close down for protection from the elements.
Kelvin House by FMD Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Kelvin House by FMD Architects
Featured Project Terrace Reorganised to Create More Open Living and Embrace the Sun Kelvin House is refurbished to create a new open plan living area while a new deck creates better access to the north light.
Tang House by 4site Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Tang House by 4site Architecture
Featured Project Tang House: Terrace Renovation Takes Advantage of Every Nook and Cranny Tang House is a compact but thoughtful terrace extension that utilizes every nook and cranny to create a versatile home that defies its size.
Port Melbourne House by Pandolfini Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Port Melbourne House by Pandolfini Architects
Featured Project Narrow Terrace Hides Several Space-defying Surprises A double-height space. An internal courtyard. A huge skylight. All tricks to create a sense of space hidden behind a narrow terrace.
Alexandria House 2 by Pivot (via Lunchbox Architect) Alexandria House 2 by Pivot
Featured Project Alexandria House 2: A Terrace Remake Draws No Distinction Between Inside and Outside At Alexandria House 2 full height glazing and louvers let the house breathe and skylights are used strategically to maximise natural light…
Carlton Terrace by Windust Architects x Interiors (via Lunchbox Architect) Carlton Terrace by Windust Architects x Interiors
Featured Project A Dark Terrace Follows the Light at the End of the Tunnel It's a tale as old as time: dark, dank terrace seeks space and light. And yet architects are still finding new ways to tell the story.
Darlinghurst Terrace by Nettleton Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Darlinghurst Terrace by Nettleton Architects
Featured Project 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.
Stevenson House by Danny Broe Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Stevenson House by Danny Broe Architect
Featured Project A Double Height Space Connects Old and New In This Renovated Terrace This renovation shines with a light well bringing light deep into the house, bright red accents and pops of personality throughout...
Fitzroy Terrace by Welsh & Major Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Fitzroy Terrace by Welsh & Major Architects
Featured Project Fitzroy Terrace Embraces Its Wrinkles – All 170 Years of Them Fitzroy Terrace by Welsh & Major Architects works with the exiting layers of history. The house tells the story of its 170 years of occupation...
Lightbox House by Edwards Moore Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Lightbox House by Edwards Moore Architects
Featured Project Lightbox House: Perforated Floor Not as Terrifying as It Sounds Lightbox House by Edwards Moore Architects transforms a cramped and dark terrace into a light, bright wonder. Perforated floor, translucent ceiling and all.
Skylight Terrace by Josephine Hurley Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Skylight Terrace by Josephine Hurley Architecture
Featured Project Subterranean Living Space Transformed by a Huge Skylight With low ceilings and only the rear of this living area above ground level, this terrace needed something big to feel like a home...
Perforated House by Kavellaris Urban Design (via Lunchbox Architect) Perforated House by Kavellaris Urban Design
Featured Project Perforated House: A Modern Home That Celebrates Yesteryear's Charm... Do you prefer the charm of traditional homes? But you also like to have a modern kitchen, spacious rooms, and open plan living areas. Perforated House proves you can have both — even if you build a new house from scratch.
Eyelid House by Fiona Winzar Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Eyelid House by Fiona Winzar Architects
Featured Project Eyelid House: From Dark Pokey Terrace to Generous Light-Filled Home Turning this tight inner-city terrace into a light-filled, open-plan home for a family of five was a challenge. But was it a success?
Surry Hills House by Benn & Penna Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Surry Hills House by Benn & Penna Architects
Featured Project Indoors and Outdoors Blur Together to Maximise Space in Surry Hills The entire ground floor of this house has become one continuous indoor/outdoor space thanks to a well conceived alteration and addition.
Bondi House by Fearns Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) Bondi House by Fearns Studio
Featured Project Bondi House Inner-City Home Gets a Timber Tube Extension A renovation of a Victorian terrace house, the Bondi House was conceived as a first floor timber tube above a ground level brick box.
Courtyard House by Aileen Sage Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Courtyard House by Aileen Sage Architects
Featured Project Innovative Courtyard House Replaces a Derelict Victorian-Era Home A reinterpretation of a traditional terrace home keeps council happy, while a series of courtyards inject life into the home.
Stick House by PHOOEY Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Stick House by PHOOEY Architects
Featured Project This House Overcomes the Sticky Issue of Building Over the Backyard… By replacing space lost to the renovation with a roof deck, Stick House ensures not a millimetre of outdoor space is sacrificed.
20 April 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 20 April 2018
Article Dark and Dingy to Big and Bright: 7 Terrific Terrace Renovation Ideas Terrace renovations are a challenge. How do you get light and a sense of space into a narrow block with neighbours all around?
Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects
Featured Project A North Facing Cloister Connects This Terrace to New Master Bedroom Dealing with poor orientation this North-facing cloistered space acts as circulation and additional indoor/outdoor living space.
Quarry House by Hook Turn Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Quarry House by Hook Turn Architecture
Featured Project Inspired by the Local Area Quarry House is All Bricks and 'Bluestone' Brunswick has a rich history of bluestone quarries and brickworks. Quarry House updates a Victorian terrace with this history in mind.
Vader House by Andrew Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Vader House by Andrew Maynard Architects
Featured Project From the Outside, Vader House Seems Menacing. Inside It's Different Vader House emerges from behind its high boundary wall to disrupt Fitzroy's typical roofline and breathe new life into this Victorian Terrace.
Project Nymph by Zen Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Project Nymph by Zen Architects
Featured Project What If Your Home Felt More Like Living in a Garden? This home takes advantage of its location near the Botanic Gardens to create a living area which feels like an extension of the garden.
Hawthorn House by Chan Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Hawthorn House by Chan Architecture
Featured Project Hawthorn House Embraces the Challenge of Renovating a Terrace Renovating and extending a typical Victorian terrace always poses a unique set of challenges. Hawthorn House exceeds those challenges.
Light Corridor House by FIGR Architecture and Design (via Lunchbox Architect) Light Corridor House by FIGR Architecture and Design
Featured Project There Is an Abundance of Light at the End of This Quirky Tunnel A dark tunnel transforms into a bright, open space at this Cremorne terrace which celebrates the transition from old to new.
Frame Terrace by mcmahon and nerlich (via Lunchbox Architect) Frame Terrace by mcmahon and nerlich
Featured Project New Spaces Sit Above and Behind this Existing Heritage Building Careful to leave much of this heritage building intact, the architects have created new spaces above and behind the existing home.
Double Life House by Breathe Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Double Life House by Breathe Architects
Featured Project Double Life House is an Introverts' Retreat from an Extroverted World If you're an introvert you'll know that the world we live in can be overwhelming at times. Sometimes you need somewhere to hideout...
Loft Apartment West Melbourne by Adrian Amore Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Loft Apartment West Melbourne by Adrian Amore Architects
Featured Project Butter Factory Loft: Walls So Curvaceous They Could Be Cut From Butter This luxurious loft apartment is full of organic curves that could be carved from butter - appropriate because it occupies space in a former butter factory.
20 November 2015 (via Lunchbox Architect) 20 November 2015
Article The Week that Was - Urban Oasis Edition This week we explored what is going on behind the picket fences and heritage facades of our inner city homes. As it turns out, the rears of our inner city homes are vastly different from the quaint postcard-perfect facades.
The Terrace by Thomas Winwood Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) The Terrace by Thomas Winwood Architecture
Featured Project Townhouse is a Taste of the '70s with a Mid-Century Modern Twist This compact inner-city townhouse has been transformed from an unremarkable '70s era building into a timeless, light-filled home.
Curtain Cottage by Apparte Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) Curtain Cottage by Apparte Studio
Featured Project This Is How You Transform a Tight and Dingy Terrace Without Extending An architect, a builder, and a joiner walk into a dark and dingy terrace...
Bluestone Terrace Pavilion by  (via Lunchbox Architect) Bluestone Terrace Pavilion by
Featured Project A Sunny Glass Box Helps This Bluestone Cottage Connect to the Garden Owned by a landscape gardener, this 1880s bluestone cottage is now connected to the garden and full of natural light and sea breezes.
Stirling House by Mac-Interactive Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Stirling House by Mac-Interactive Architects
Featured Project Rich Materially and Spatially, Stirling House is Fun From Every Angle Dubbed 'The Ark', this child-friendly house has loads of character and a story to tell. It's the antithesis of a minimalist white box.
Brunswick House by Christopher Botterill Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Brunswick House by Christopher Botterill Architect
Featured Project Brunswick House: A New Perspective in an Eclectic Neighborhood Brunswick House is restrained and space-efficient, but surprising spaces like a rooftop terrace provide a new perspective on its eclectic neighborhood.
Fitzroy Residence by Carr Design Group (via Lunchbox Architect) Fitzroy Residence by Carr Design Group
Featured Project Industrial Edged Sophistication Reflects Fitzroy's Past and Present The renovation of this Fitzroy house marries two influences — a refined industrial aesthetic and traditional Victorian architecture.
Alfred House by Austin Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Alfred House by Austin Maynard Architects
Featured Project One Clever Idea Turned a Dodgy Little Light-Well into an Entire Garden By building an extension at the end of a narrow site, Austin Maynard Architects created a courtyard instead of a typical light-well.
Bassett Road House by BOX Living (via Lunchbox Architect) Bassett Road House by BOX Living
Featured Project Bassett Road House: A Modular House With a Touch of Timber A modular home constructed of engineered timber (instead of steel) is the perfect fit for a steel slope in New Zealand's seismic zone.
High House by Dan Gayfer Design (via Lunchbox Architect) High House by Dan Gayfer Design
Featured Project High House Reno Takes Light, Functionality and Space to New Heights An extensive renovation of a Melbourne home gives the owners all the benefits of inner-city terrace living without the drawbacks.
Clifton Hill House by Field Office Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Clifton Hill House by Field Office Architecture
Featured Project Terrace Addition Creates a Light-filled Home and Studio for an Artist By designing a new, open-plan addition to this heritage home, the owner has a light-filled space to inspire his creativity.
Butler House by Andrew Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Butler House by Andrew Maynard Architects
Featured Project Butler House: Stylish warehouse conversion in famous Fitzroy building Nestled within the undulated roofline of Fitzroy’s famed MacRobertson building sits a warehouse conversion and roof terrace with a difference…
Bass Street Residence by B.E Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Bass Street Residence by B.E Architecture
Featured Project Subtle Angles at Bass Street Residence Highlight the Home's Two Main Views From distant water views to the nearby sculptural native trees, Bass Street Residence angles itself to take it all in…
Albert Park Terrace by Dan Webster Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Albert Park Terrace by Dan Webster Architecture
Featured Project A Tight Site and Heritage Controls; Dealing With All the Constraints Sometimes the constraints that can make a project more difficult end up creating something unique and wonderful.
Studio Garage by Krisna Cheung Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Studio Garage by Krisna Cheung Architects
Featured Project A Translucent Studio Creates a Soft Backdrop for an Inner City Yard A garage and studio with seperate access from the laneway is a flexible and sensitive space at the rear of this inner-city terrace.
Cross Stitch House by FMD Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Cross Stitch House by FMD Architects
Featured Project Cross Stitch House: Stitching Together the Past and the Present FMD Architects have taken a tread from their client's brief and stitched the old and new together in this clever home extension, Cross Stitch House.
Dancing House by Craig Tan Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Dancing House by Craig Tan Architects
Featured Project Step Inside a Home Inspired by Tranquil, Forested Clearings Arranged around three courtyards, this new open-plan extension is a delightful counterpoint to the existing Californian Bungalow.
South Terrace Alterations and Additions by Philip Stejskal Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) South Terrace Alterations and Additions by Philip Stejskal Architects
Featured Project Light 'Funnels' Fix East-West Orientation at This Fremantle Renovation Orientation is the best way to make your home feel light and bright. So what can you do when your home faces the wrong way?
23 November 2015 (via Lunchbox Architect) 23 November 2015
Article We're Closed for Renovations We're revving our power-tools and hanging from our wrecking balls. We're renovating all this week, but we'll be back with a more spacious and flexible website next week. Until then, enjoy watching a GIF of a guy on jackhammer.
Peter Miglis House by Woods Bagot Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Peter Miglis House by Woods Bagot Architects
Featured Project Peter Miglis House: A Renovation of Light, Space and Air Architect Peter Miglis lists “light, space, and air” as the elements that form great architecture; he has incorporated all three into his own home.
'60s Modern by Jamison Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) '60s Modern by Jamison Architects
Featured Project From '80s Dated to '60s Modern - Gold Coast Home Transformed If you love '60s style, decor and art, you'll have to take a look at this swinging transformation on the Gold Coast.
My House (The Mental Health House) by Austin Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) My House (The Mental Health House) by Austin Maynard Architects
Featured Project Can Your Home Help to Prevent (or Even Cure) Mental Health Problems? This architect used the renovation of his home to improve his mental health and immunise himself and his family for the future.
Park Lane House by Kennedy Nolan Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Park Lane House by Kennedy Nolan Architects
Featured Project Park Lane House Puts It All On Display Unlike most renovations, Park Lane House isn't tucked away in a backyard -- it's out there for all to see.
Falconer Street Residence by Sonelo Design Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) Falconer Street Residence by Sonelo Design Studio
Featured Project 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.
Camelia Cottage by 4site Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Camelia Cottage by 4site Architecture
Featured Project 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.
Skyline House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Skyline House by Lachlan Shepherd Architects
Featured Project 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.
House 6 by Welsh & Major Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) House 6 by Welsh & Major Architects
Featured Project House 6: A Tiny Pavilion's Enormous Impact to a Sydney Home Despite only adding six square meters to this home, Welsh and Major's reconfiguration and tiny pavilion have made a dramatic difference.
Cubby House by Edwards Moore Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Cubby House by Edwards Moore Architects
Featured Project Cubby House: A Fun Little Hideaway for Sophisticated Adults Edwards Moore Architects's Cubby House is a pint-sized apartment packed full of fun. A cubby house made not for kids, but for sophisticated adults.
Mills House by Austin Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Mills House by Austin Maynard Architects
Featured Project Need Extra Storage? The Floor of this House is a Giant Cupboard! Mills House eliminates bulky cupboards by converting the floor into storage space, leaving the entire width of the terrace for living.
Light Cannon House by Carter Williamson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Light Cannon House by Carter Williamson Architects
Featured Project Light Cannon House: Sculpted Roof Draws Light Deep Into This Home A previously dark terrace is transformed into a light and bright home with the help of some unusual 'light cannons'.
Clifton Hill House by Nic Owen Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Clifton Hill House by Nic Owen Architects
Featured Project Clifton Hill House: Heritage Cottage Gets Sustainable Renovation An inner city Victorian cottage of heritage significance is renovated with contemporary design and sustainable building practices.
Cube House by Carr Design Group (via Lunchbox Architect) Cube House by Carr Design Group
Featured Project A Stunning Light-Well Separates This Addition From the Original Home Period ornamentation out the front, contemporary simplicity out the back. This home makes a beautiful transition from old to new.
Baker Street House by FGR Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Baker Street House by FGR Architects
Featured Project Baker Street House Maximises a Tight Site With Glass and Double Height Spaces A tight inner-city site is transformed with double height spaces and floor-to-ceiling, seamlessly connecting the indoors and outdoors.
Beyond House by Ben Callery Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Beyond House by Ben Callery Architects
Featured Project What to Do When You Outgrow Your House but Love Your Neighbourhood? Craving more space (and sun) and considering a move? Are you really better off uprooting your family and moving somewhere new?
Garden Wall House by Sarah Kahn Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Garden Wall House by Sarah Kahn Architect
Featured Project A Recycled Brick Garden Wall Creates an Inner-City Sanctuary By dividing a complicated inner-city block into a patchwork, a new home sits comfortably between heritage buildings and gritty laneway.
Northcote House 2 by Pleysier Perkins (via Lunchbox Architect) Northcote House 2 by Pleysier Perkins
Featured Project A Medical Centre is Reimagined as a Modern Urban Home Northcote House 2 is a three storey urban residence which utilises the existing shell of its former incarnation as a medical centre.
Loggia in Arcadia by Luigi Rosselli (via Lunchbox Architect) Loggia in Arcadia by Luigi Rosselli
Featured Project Loggia in Arcadia is a Modern Interpretation of Traditional Style Today, thanks to a modern addition, Arcadia bears its name proudly and a family enjoy the peace and pastoral happiness of its setting.
Cooper House by Sam Crawford Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Cooper House by Sam Crawford Architects
Featured Project A Tumble of Rooms in a 1980s Extension Becomes a Bright Living Area A disorganised and poorly oriented extension to the rear of heritage listed home is reconfigured into a beautiful open-plan space.
Delta Cabin by AToT Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Delta Cabin by AToT Architects
Featured Project Delta Cabin: A Sophisticated Rural Retreat for Six Owners to Enjoy and Share The Delta Cabin uses local materials which contrast with the natural surroundings, while still feeling warm and human.
Upside Down Back to Front House by Carter Williamson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Upside Down Back to Front House by Carter Williamson Architects
Featured Project 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.
South Melbourne House by Mitsuori Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) South Melbourne House by Mitsuori Architects
Featured Project This South Melbourne House Refurbishment Opens the Entire Ground Floor Thanks to a clever refurbishment this South Melbourne House becomes a communal multi-zoned space in keeping with the family's desire to live and work together.
Dowel House by FMD Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Dowel House by FMD Architects
Featured Project Clerestory Skylight Becomes a Point of Focus Over the Dining Area The use of humble timber dowel rods in various forms throughout this refurbishment serve a practical, decorative and unifying purpose.
Adelaide Terrace by vittinoAshe (via Lunchbox Architect) Adelaide Terrace by vittinoAshe
Featured Project Apartment Renovation Turns Out to be the Perfect Retirement Plan In this woman's retirement plan? A desire to downsize and determination to age in graceful style in a city central apartment.
6 July 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 6 July 2018
Article 5 Fireplace Ideas to Light a Spark in Your Imagination Although there are more convenient ways to heat your home, there's nothing quite like sitting around a roaring fire, is there?
Neumannhaus by ITN Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Neumannhaus by ITN Architects
Featured Project Backyard Extension Takes its Cues from Nearby Buildings and Garages This light-filled extension has an industrial feel to it thanks to using the mix of nearby garages and light industry as inspiration.
Rennie Street House by Architect Hewson (via Lunchbox Architect) Rennie Street House by Architect Hewson
Featured Project A House That Shows Us a Lean-to Can Be a Blessing, Not a Blight Typically, a lean-to with a laundry and kitchen tacked on to the rear of an older home is the first thing to go in a reno. Not here...
Erskineville House by Andrew Burns Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Erskineville House by Andrew Burns Architects
Featured Project Erskineville House: A light-well void creates a surprisingly generous sense of space The narrow (3.9 meter) Erskineville House gets a spacious and light makeover thanks to a double height, multi-functional light-well.
The Crossing by Studio2 Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) The Crossing by Studio2 Architects
Featured Project Sculptural Hilltop Home and Writer's Studio the Perfect Entertainer New Zealand home and writer's studio fuses the look of rural farm buildings and the dramatic local landscape into one sculptural form.
Armadale House by Mitsuori Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Armadale House by Mitsuori Architects
Featured Project A Discreet Addition Makes the Most of a Compact Site in Armadale The Armadale House addition creates an open plan living area with a great connection to the garden, maximising the small site.
House Bruce Alexander by Tribe Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) House Bruce Alexander by Tribe Studio
Featured Project House Bruce Alexander Hides the Owner's Bicycle with Pulley System A pulley system extending through the atrium of this House Bruce Alexander is designed so the owners can store bicycles and winch them out of view.
Middle Park House by Mitsuori Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Middle Park House by Mitsuori Architects
Featured Project Daily Life Feels More Like a Holiday at Middle Park House Renovating an inner bayside family home to be flexible as the family grows and subtly remind the owners of time spent on beach holidays.
Bower House by Andrew Simpson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Bower House by Andrew Simpson Architects
Featured Project Bower House Collects Elements to Remind the Owners of Their Past Homes Normally we fill our homes with objects that remind us of our past. At Bower House, the house itself is made up of elements to remind the owners of their past.
Wakatipu Guest House by Team Green Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Wakatipu Guest House by Team Green Architects
Featured Project Wakatipu Guest House Offers a Simple and Relaxing Place to Retreat Set in stunning surrounds Wakatipu Guest House is a two bedroom home that provides comfortable accommodation for up to eight people.
Cecil Street House by Chan Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Cecil Street House by Chan Architecture
Featured Project Laser Cut Screen Shields Addition and References Heritage Building The lace-like screen protecting the rear of this home is a way to tie old and new together while also dealing with practicalities.
Port Melbourne House by Finnis Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Port Melbourne House by Finnis Architects
Featured Project Former Milkbar Now a Light-filled Family Home Among the Treetops Floating above the original milkbar is a recently renovated pavilion which makes this unique family home feel like it's a treehouse.
Hoddle House by Freadman White Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Hoddle House by Freadman White Architects
Featured Project If These Walls Could Talk They'd Tell You Their Cost-Saving Secret... Rather than demolish and rebuild the rear 1970s addition to this home, the architect incorporated the walls into new, thicker walls.
Northern Rivers Beach House by Refresh Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Northern Rivers Beach House by Refresh Architecture
Featured Project This Sustainable Beach House Appears to Hover Above the Ground Designed in a flood-prone area, this modest, sustainable beach house touches the earth so lightly it appears to float!
Petersham Courtyard House by Adriano Pupilli Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Petersham Courtyard House by Adriano Pupilli Architects
Featured Project Back-of-House Renovation Makes This Courtyard House an All-Seasons Home Alterations to the rear of this house to draw in green vistas, sunlight and cooling breezes making the most of the weather year-round.
Murray by Foomann Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Murray by Foomann Architects
Featured Project This Elsternwick Home Delights on a Narrow, Tightly Constrained Block In a suburb of houses three times its size this home makes the most of its narrow block and compact size by capturing views of the sky.
Park Street Residence by B.E Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Park Street Residence by B.E Architecture
Featured Project New Life for a Victorian-Era House Fit for Multi-Generational Living Reimagining a heritage home to fulfil the modern needs of three generations of the one family, highlighting its layered history.
May Grove House by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) May Grove House by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects
Featured Project Modern, Low Maintenance, Inner City Pad for a Professional Couple Home to a professional couple and Biggles the cat, this modern design aims to enhance the owners daily living experience. And succeeds.
11 May 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 11 May 2018
Article 5 Sun-loving Extensions to Get You Through the Polar Vortex If you're dealing with the polar vortex, you're probably feeling a little numb. Feel vicariously warmed by these 5 sunny extensions.
Brunswick House by Chan Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Brunswick House by Chan Architecture
Featured Project How to Create a Modern, Flexible and Bright Space on a Narrow Block Renovating an older, inner-city home comes with a peculiar set of challenges - how to make it seem bright and spacious when it's not.
Elgin Street Residence by Sonelo Design Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) Elgin Street Residence by Sonelo Design Studio
Featured Project Simple Tricks Give This Compact Home the Illusion of Spaciousness Your home doesn't need to be physically big to feel spacious. There are a few tricks to make your home feel larger than life.
Southern Outlet House by Philip M Dingemanse Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Southern Outlet House by Philip M Dingemanse Architects
Featured Project Southern Outlet House Dazzles Passersby on a Nearby Highway A house inspired by 20th Century naval camouflage. There's something you don't hear everyday…
Nat's House by Studio Prineas (via Lunchbox Architect) Nat's House by Studio Prineas
Featured Project New Addition Steps Down Half a Level to Reunite House and Garden Previously cut off from the backyard by a hefty level change, this new addition flows effortlessly between inside and out.
7 December 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 7 December 2018
Article Narrow Wins: 5 Ways to Deal with a Narrow Block Dealing with a narrow block can be a challenge. But, as with any challenge, creative thinking can produce incredible results.
Balmain Sandstone Cottage by Carter Williamson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Balmain Sandstone Cottage by Carter Williamson Architects
Featured Project Rejuvenating a Sydney Sandstone While Respecting its Heritage Value One of Balmain's earliest homes, a humble sandstone cottage, is renovated to reveal its inherent beauty - revealing layers of history.
Claremont Residence by Keen Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Claremont Residence by Keen Architecture
Featured Project Love to Entertain? A Party at This House Can Spill Into the Courtyard A home for entertainers who also travel a lot. Claremont Residence expands for parties or locks down when the owners are away.
Wall and Wall House by Dane Design Australia (via Lunchbox Architect) Wall and Wall House by Dane Design Australia
Featured Project 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.
Bustle House by FMD Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Bustle House by FMD Architects
Featured Project This Old Victorian-era 'Lady' Gets a Modern Bustle Dress Makeover The history and beauty of this old home are respected and celebrated by a bustle dress-inspired addition.
HOUSE House by Andrew Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) HOUSE House by Andrew Maynard Architects
Featured Project HOUSE House: A Single Building Extends Two Houses Two homes. Both owned by the same family. A new extension designed to flank the rear of both homes to provide extra space.
Bayside Residence by FMD Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Bayside Residence by FMD Architects
Featured Project Bayside Residence Proves You Can Have Form and Function A bayside extension clad inside and out in timber battens blurs the functional and decorative.
Brickface by Austin Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Brickface by Austin Maynard Architects
Featured Project The Newest House on the Street Looks Like It Could Be the Oldest Thanks to recycled brick, this new studio looks like it could be the oldest building in this Richmond laneway.
Shallard House by Lat Forty Five (via Lunchbox Architect) Shallard House by Lat Forty Five
Featured Project Shallard House Features a Living Area Suspended Above the Ground A piece of engineering ingenuity, Shallard House's living area is suspended like a bridge to capture lake views and maintain privacy.
Five Courts House by Matthew Gribben Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Five Courts House by Matthew Gribben Architecture
Featured Project Five Courts House's Introverted Design Overcomes Its Gritty Site The brick exterior of Five Courts House belies its light-filled interior which surrounds five courtyards arranged around the perimeter.
Dreamcatcher by Fiona Winzar Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Dreamcatcher by Fiona Winzar Architects
Featured Project Ugliest House in the Street Becomes a 'Dreamcatching' Family Home A stainless steel net for growing deciduous vines wraps this narrow home, transforming it into a nest for vertical family living.
Fitzroy House by Julie Firkin Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Fitzroy House by Julie Firkin Architects
Featured Project A Series of Airy Spaces Cascade Down the Natural Slope of This Block An eco-friendly, 7 star energy rated addition to an inner-city terrace feels bright, breezy and, importantly, comfortable year-round.
Tír na nÓg by Drew Heath Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Tír na nÓg by Drew Heath Architects
Featured Project Tír na nÓg: Jungle House Inspired by Angkor Wat Blurs Indoors and Outdoors If you arrived at this house blindfolded, you might assume you were in a secluded jungle house. But you're actually just 3km from the heart of Sydney!
Hill End Ecohouse by Riddel Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Hill End Ecohouse by Riddel Architecture
Featured Project Hill End Ecohouse Reuses Materials from Existing Home Hill End Ecohouse in Queensland is a new home constructed almost entirely from the house it replaced and a leader in sustainability…
North Fitzroy House by AM Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) North Fitzroy House by AM Architecture
Featured Project North Fitzroy House: Contemporary Extension Makes No Apologies For Being New An unashamedly modern extension manages to integrate old and new by putting a modern spin on materials and colors from the original home.
Binary House by Christopher Polly Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Binary House by Christopher Polly Architects
Featured Project Contrasting Addition Complements a Sixties Yellow Brick Home The good qualities of both old and new are highlighted by creating an addition which is the binary opposite of the original.
16 March 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 16 March 2018
Article WINTER IS COMING: How Not to Become a SAD, Translucent Shell of a Human Some tips to help you survive winter for when you're designing your new home or renovation. Because SAD is not becoming on anyone.
Hawthorn East House by Chan Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Hawthorn East House by Chan Architecture
Featured Project 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.
Fitzroy North Addition by Nic Owen Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Fitzroy North Addition by Nic Owen Architects
Featured Project 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.
Blinco Street House by Philip Stejskal Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Blinco Street House by Philip Stejskal Architects
Featured Project What Role Do Our Homes Play in Helping Us Recover and Reset? Settling into regular life takes some adjustment for a fly-in-fly-out worker who spends a month away from home. This new home helps.
Ilma Grove by Andrew Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Ilma Grove by Andrew Maynard Architects
Featured Project Ilma Grove House: A Heritage Home Looks Forward to a Sustainable Future Ilma Grove is an extension to a heritage home in Northcote, Victoria. The extension provides more space and guarantees a sustainable lifestyle.
Moor Street Residence by Andrew Maynard Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Moor Street Residence by Andrew Maynard Architects
Featured Project 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!