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WKC Chalet

Split-Stone Chalet, our second project in Hotham,  offers two high-end, three-level townhouses with sweeping views over the slopes, flexible living spaces and exceptional ski-in ski-out opportunities.  Inspired by the change of seasons and how the landscape of Hotham responds, the design attempts to translate these shifts using rugged sculptural forms, natural warm tones, and tactile materials throughout.  As the season…

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SLD Residence

The villa’s proposed architectural form reaches inwards to strike a strong connection between the interior and the exterior, creating an architecture of permanence. It stands as a modern take on its origins, whilst paying homage to its heritage. Tucked behind the existing roof, the new contemporary connection extends towards the outdoors as a light and contemporary structure. Increased glazing brings…

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PJL Residence

Focusing on its simplified form and paring back the adornments and trims, the house has been rejuvenated.  By doing so the building is elevated and the home allowed to find its place upon the great architecture of the area.  A restrained and neutral palette brings calm to what was once a heavy and crowded facade.  New windows and doors bring…

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LWG Residence 2

Situated beside Casa Lunga, Casa Cortile (Courtyard House) draws inspiration from just that, the courtyard; surrounded by walls but open to the sky and greenery.  The design is built on a sense of reveal and connectivity between the external landscape and indoor living.  A guided, formal procession leads you up to composed gardens of swooping palms, arching trees and mossy…

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LWG Residence 1

Casa Lunga (Long Home) takes advantage of site constraints by adopting a linear form, which allows for a highly rational floor plan and outdoor living spaces that extend the entire length of the home.  By opening up the plan and orienting it towards the outdoors, the home invites its occupants to experience the entire site.  The home cleverly takes advantage…

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ABH Residence

Set amongst lush natural landscape and within a stone’s throw of the waters edge, the Mt Martha Outlook home reinvents the abandoned tennis court to create a reserved yet welcoming settling for its occupants.  The building form staggers the volumes in response to the site topography to maintain a horizontal connection with the landscape whilst reaching for the bay views. …

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JJW Residence

The distinctive form of the original 1930’s English Domestic Revival home, unique location and picturesque surrounds, provide a rare opportunity to transform the existing into a home that responds both to the architectural history and the connection to landscape. Unique elements of the existing heritage fabric, such as the steep gabled roofs, rendered brick walls, and tapestry brick dressings, are…

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St Ninians

Located in the Melbourne bayside suburb of Brighton, St Ninians does not shy away from large proportion and scale. Engaged by the clients for both architecture and interiors the overall approach was to create a timeless holistic aesthetic, with the extensive art collection considered in the design process. The breathtaking focal point is a striking central staircase sweeping upwards in…

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