Victoria

St Kilda East Townhouses includes two typical dwellings for three family generations

St Kilda East Townhouses includes two typical dwellings for three family generations Architects: Jost Architects Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Area: 4.090 ft²/ 380 m² Photo courtesy: John Gollings Description: "The initial core aim of the St Kilda East Townhouses was as a family development generating two typical...

Renovation and extension to an old 1880’s Victorian brick house in an old suburb of Melbourne

Renovation and extension to an old 1880’s Victorian brick house in an old suburb of Melbourne Architects: ITN Architects Location: Hawthorn East, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Area: 1.345 ft²/ 125 m² Photo courtesy: Patrick Rodriguez Description: "This project is a renovation and extension to an old 1880’s Victorian...

Split House comprises 2 simple volumes linked by a splayed stair that is used as a seating area for people to gather

Split House comprises 2 simple volumes linked by a splayed stair that is used as a seating area for people to gather Architects: BKK Architects Location: Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Area: 3.444 ft²/ 320 m² Photo courtesy: Peter Bennetts Description: "Set within a relatively recent subdivision...

Humble house, with a simple and modest extension that meets the highest standards

Humble house, with a simple and modest extension that meets the highest standards Architects: Rara Architecture Location: Clifton Hill, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Area: 2.239 ft²/ 208 m² Photo courtesy: Christopher Alexander , Alison McWhirter Photography Description: "Our mission was to reinstate the old home's glory through highlighting it's...

Timber double story addition to the weatherboard Barrow House

Timber double story addition to the weatherboard Barrow House Architects: Austin Maynard Architects Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2008 Photo courtesy: Austin Maynard Architects Description: "The Barrow extension appears as an arrangement of timber boxes, each independently rotated and subjected to varying amounts of extruding and manipulating forces....

Renovation and extension to the rear of a modest sized ‘ex’ housing commission semi-detached clinker brick house

Renovation and extension to the rear of a modest sized ‘ex’ housing commission semi-detached clinker brick house Architects: Nic Owen Architects Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2014 Area: 1.787 ft²/ 166 m² Photo courtesy: Christine Francis Description: "A renovation and extension to the rear of a modest sized ‘ex’...

Residence orientated to follow the massive drystone wall running the full length of the house

Residence orientated to follow the massive drystone wall running the full length of the house Architects: B.E ARCHITECTURE Location: Flinders, Victoria, Australia Year: 2013 Area: 7.965 ft²/ 740 m² Photo courtesy: Peter Clarke Description: "The house at Whitehall Road is positioned at the crest of a hill, to take...

Reconfiguration and extension of an Edwardian weatherboard house in the Melbourne suburb of Balaclava

Reconfiguration and extension of an Edwardian weatherboard house in the Melbourne suburb of Balaclava Architects: Poly Studio Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Area: 2.583 ft²/ 240 m² Photo courtesy: Tatjana Plitt Description: "A key conceptual driver of the project was the relationship of the new to the old....

Sorrento House 1, the latest coastal project from Vibe Design Group, is the Australian Beach house reborn

Sorrento House 1, the latest coastal project from Vibe Design Group, is the Australian Beach house reborn Architects: Vibe Design Group Location: Sorrento, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Area: 3.853 ft²/ 358 m² Photo courtesy: Vibe Design Group, Grant Kennedy, Luke Boyle Description: "Sorrento House 1, the latest coastal project...

Vader House Victorian Terrace features a modern framed steel skeleton extension

Vader House Victorian Terrace features a modern framed steel skeleton extension Architects: Austin Maynard Architects Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2008 Area: 1.292 ft²/ 120 m² Photo courtesy: Peter Bennetts, Peter Hyatt Description: "Emerging from behind its high boundary wall, the distorted roof form of Vader House interrupts the...

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