It is both the searing heat of and durability of composite timber that encouraged the architects to use it while shaping both the timber screening and the generous outdoor decks. It is the deck that connects with both the living area on the first level and the bedrooms on the second level and usher in the outdoors.
Designed by Tobias Partners the house was originally built in 1980s and was in urgent need of a fresh modern makeover. Despite the difficult access to the lot and the constraints placed by the existing form of the house the interiors were completely opened up to welcome in gentle ocean breeze and a flood of natural light.
Part of a modern Aussie home designed to meet the demands of a family with four kids; the new poolside hangout is draped in plywood giving it a cozy inviting appeal. Its open design allows the pool to become a part of the bunker with modular seating and comfy cushions creating the perfect relaxation and party zone.
A tiny hut in the midst of an open space is a great choice of a secluded residence that proudly represents the tough feeling of a rustic exterior and connects you to the natural textures. Luxury can be enjoyed even deep within the woods. A big wood cottage with a modern design that emphasises the importance of well-lit spaces is the perfect example of a glamorous getaway cabin.
The top cantilevered level is dedicated exclusively to private spaces even as a large deck brings the outdoors inside on the lower level. A double-height void acts as the central fulcrum of the home that brings in even more ventilation and ushers in a sense of spaciousness.
Modular seating coupled with comfy contemporary décor defines this area with a kitchen in black and yellow next to it. The top level holds the master bedroom along with an additional hall home office and other private spaces.
A unique vertical design is ideal for a house that’s built around a tree! It brings an element of nature onto every floor of the home where the transparent wall offers a 360° view of the landscape. A house that combines the wooden exterior with gentle pastel shades truly represents the newer concepts of modern housing design and captures a fresh and bright look!