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  • Barwon Heads House cottage transformed

    Adam Kane Architects has given new life to a run-down weatherboard cottage in coastal Barwon Heads, Victoria, transforming it into a contemporary home through the careful use of textural tones and deep understanding of the sense of space. Breaking free from its local label as “the dump”, the black façade of the rejuvenated cottage subtly blends into its sleepy coastal...
  • Portugal farmhouse luxury escape

    Casa Um, which in Portuguese means House Number One, is housed in an old farmhouse, nestled amongst orange groves near Tavira, a picturesque town on Portugal’s Algarve coast, is a new holiday residence with a sophisticated take on the local vernacular architecture, homey ambience and sense of understated luxury. The first guest house from design-led hospitality brand theAddresses, is masterfully renovated...
  • A house for a gardener – UK

    A much-loved garden was central to Amos Goldreich Architecture design of this side and rear extension for a Victorian mid-terrace house in the Stroud Green Conservation Area of Haringey, London UK. The project, designed for a couple, both in property development and one a keen gardener, arranges a sequence of living spaces around the garden and an internal courtyard that...
  • A deeper connection with nature – Melbourne

    Tucked away in a cul-de-sac in Melbourne’s northern suburb of Northcote, Maxwell house is a high-tech eco-friendly home built for a young family of 5, plus their dog Otto, a miniature schnauzer. The Maxwell residence rethinks traditional suburban dwelling by allowing the occupants to indulge in a deeper connection with nature via Biophilic design. From internal courtyards to large windows,...
  • Creating flow in Melbourne

    Located in Melbourne the Mulgoa house is a sequence of spaces that harness an interconnected relationship between the indoors and outdoors. Designed and built by Mckimm, the design ethos for the Mulgoa was to bring all elements of the home together to play a part in layering texture, tone and contrast. An interior with strong, moody elements through its choice...
  • Chestnut farm – UK

    Chestnut farm is located in New Forest National Park, Hampshire , United Kingdom. The house is designed to enhance the well-being of the owners by creating a direct relationship with the landscape as you move through the building. The building is highly insulated and its orientation is maximised to benefit from solar gain. Positioned above the landscape requiring no concrete...
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