Country houses often enjoy stunning views and plenty of land. If your dream is to escape to the country, then you’ll love how these architecturally designed country homes have an easy-going, rustic feel.

Before you commit to your tree-change, take a look at some of the best country houses we've featured on Lunchbox Architect

Boya House by Maarch Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Boya House by Maarch Architecture
Featured Project A New Glass Box Protrudes to Transport this Family into the Landscape Breaking out of the old, brown-brick home, this new glass box for living is surrounded by birdlife and the sounds of insects at dusk.
26 January 2018 (via Lunchbox Architect) 26 January 2018
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Toodyay Shack by A Workshop (via Lunchbox Architect) Toodyay Shack by A Workshop
Featured Project This Country Shack Feels More Like a Tent or a Boat in the Landscape Metaphors of sailing a yacht or camping out in a tent are conjured in this home on the banks of the Avon River.
Mudjimba by Chris Klar Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Mudjimba by Chris Klar Architects
Featured Project A Tropical Home for a Couple to Sit Back and Enjoy the Bush Setting A home near Noosa is designed for the area's sub-tropical climate and to maximise the owner's enjoyment of the bush setting.
Samford Valley Small House by BAA House + BAA Studio (via Lunchbox Architect) Samford Valley Small House by BAA House + BAA Studio
Featured Project This Modern Tropical Home is a Granny Flat for a Hip Elderly Couple A modern retreat for an elderly couple built on the family property - the perfect spot to enjoy retirement close to family.
Mt Macedon House by Field Office Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Mt Macedon House by Field Office Architecture
Featured Project A Home On a Challenging Site is Designed to Resist Bushfire Built on a challenging site with significant bushfire risk, this home enjoys amazing views over bushland in the Macedon Ranges.
Prefab Staff Accommodation by Modscape (via Lunchbox Architect) Prefab Staff Accommodation by Modscape
Prefab Staff Accommodation by Modscape (via Lunchbox Architect) Prefab Staff Accommodation by Modscape
New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown (via Lunchbox Architect) New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown
New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown (via Lunchbox Architect) New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown
New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown (via Lunchbox Architect) New Farmhouse French Island by Lai Cheong Brown
Archer Family Residence by Kuhnellco Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Archer Family Residence by Kuhnellco Architecture
Featured Project Simple Details and Honest Materials Reflect Harsh Beauty of this Site After the 2003 Canberra bushfires, this site was rereleased. The new home explores the idea of new beginnings for a young family.
Green West House by Source Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Green West House by Source Architects
Featured Project Dark 1980s Home in Rural Australia Gets a Modern Reboot Like all good '80s movies, this dated home has been given a modern reboot. The home was transformed within the existing footprint.
The Whittaker Cube by Dravitzki Brown (via Lunchbox Architect) The Whittaker Cube by Dravitzki Brown
Featured Project A Smaller Home Allows for Immaculate Details and Rich Materials If you want the look and feel of luxury at your home, it pays to think a bit smaller and pay attention to the details.
Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt (via Lunchbox Architect) Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt
Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt (via Lunchbox Architect) Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt
Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt (via Lunchbox Architect) Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt
Waitpinga Retreat by Mountford Williamson Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Waitpinga Retreat by Mountford Williamson Architecture
Featured Project Australian Retreat Designed to Encourage a Laid-back Lifestyle Waitpinga Retreat designed as a casual getaway immersed in the natural beauty of nature looks and feels very Australian.
Foxground by Nettleton Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Foxground by Nettleton Architects
Featured Project A Thoughtful Home for an Elderly Widower and His Visiting Family Built on a site with huge sentimental value, this home built for an elderly WWII veteran is low-maintenance, accessible and secure.
Gogo Bach by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Gogo Bach by Herbst Architects
Featured Project Two Uninspiring Cabins Bought for a Steal Become a Stylish Retreat These two cabins have become something much grander than the typical granny flat or affordable beach shack they're usually used for...
Armidale House by Those Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Armidale House by Those Architects
Armidale House by Those Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Armidale House by Those Architects
The Crossing by Studio2 Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) The Crossing by Studio2 Architects
The Crossing by Studio2 Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) The Crossing by Studio2 Architects
The Crossing by Studio2 Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) The Crossing by Studio2 Architects
The Crossing by Studio2 Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) The Crossing by Studio2 Architects
Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects
Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects
Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Garden House by Baracco and Wright Architects
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
Featured Project Rusting Corrugated Iron on this Stunning Home is Like Rural Camouflage The perfect retreat for a director and camera operator in the film industry, this home has no shortage of cinematic drama.
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
K Valley House by Herbst Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) K Valley House by Herbst Architects
Bach House by Jamison Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Bach House by Jamison Architects
Featured Project A Home That Embraces and Enhances the Site's Unique Natural Features A magnificent 100 year old fig tree and a small creek are treated as sacred elements in this home which embraces its environment.
House for Hermes by Andrew Simpson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) House for Hermes by Andrew Simpson Architects
Featured Project Heritage Listed Chicory Kiln on Phillip Island is Infinitely Flexible A heritage-listed chicory kiln on Phillip Island is transformed into a delightfully playful residence for a couple.
Farm House by Archterra Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Farm House by Archterra Architects
Farm House by Archterra Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Farm House by Archterra Architects
Farm House by Archterra Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Farm House by Archterra Architects
Fleurieu Beach House by Max Pritchard Architect (via Lunchbox Architect) Fleurieu Beach House by Max Pritchard Architect
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects (via Lunchbox Architect) Platypus Bend House by Robinson Architects
Waratah Bay House by Hayne Wadley Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Waratah Bay House by Hayne Wadley Architecture
Waratah Bay House by Hayne Wadley Architecture (via Lunchbox Architect) Waratah Bay House by Hayne Wadley Architecture