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A courtyard house gets a modernized update in Melbourne

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A mid-twentieth century courtyard house has been completely transformed by architects Kennedy Nolan, located in the city of Bayside, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The existing structure offers an inspiring departure point for a design that references late modernist houses of California. The goal was to take advantage of the transparency through the house and […]

Fabulous New York style warehouse conversion in Melbourne

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This unique warehouse conversion has been given a New York style makeover with three bedrooms and two bathrooms, located in Abbotsford, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The home features a voluminous, open plan layout with with several alfresco spaces to enjoy an outdoor living experience that is low maintenance. The property offers original warehouse features such […]

Farm house in Australia features a stylish renovation

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Canny Architects have sent us their latest project, a traditional farm house located in Flinders, a town south of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, that was given an incredible contemporary renovation. A dark exterior facade surrounded is surrounded by a beautifully landscaped lawn and gardens. Walls of glass at the rear of the property allows natural light into […]

Rammed earth house in Australia becomes a visionary design

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A farmhouse was purchased as a weekend retreat by a family who commissioned Robson Rak Architects to build a larger house on the 10-acre property in Merricks North, just outside of Melbourne, Australia. The new home was embedded into the ground, comprised of rammed earth, glass and steel. The architects created a rectangular shaped home […]

Contemporary home in Brisbane beautifully maximizes its site

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This spectacular contemporary family home was designed by O’Neill Architecture, located in Bardon, a suburb of the city of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The design of the residence was focused on maximizing flexibility for the family, creating plenty of spaces for gathering or private reflection was well as increased natural light throughout the interiors. Designed to integrate well into […]

Bright and inviting modern show house in Perth, Australia

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This inviting two-story modern show house was the undertaking of architecture studio Daniel Cassettai Design, located in the suburban area of Floreat, Perth, Western Australia. Positioned on a small site allowed the design team the opportunity to dream up some creative design solutions according to site restrictions, which resulted in aesthetically pleasing form and function. Other notable […]

Impressive indoor-outdoor riverfront living in Queensland, Australia

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The talented studio of BDA Architecture was responsible for the design and development of this stunning two-story riverfront residence located in Broadbeach Waters, Queensland, Australia. The architects designed this private home for clients who requested to have a resort style lifestyle that caters to relaxed, easy living. Sliding glass panels creates a seamless connection between indoors and out, allowing […]

Eco-friendly retreat in Sydney offers tranquil riverside living

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This stunning sandstone mansion was built in 1877, exquisitely re-designed in 2007 by Alwill Design in collaboration with Lesiuk Architects, located in the affluent suburb of Hunters Hill, Sydney, Australia. Once the home of Cate Blanchett, this riverside estate is nestled on a 3,642 square meters of beautiful property that encompasses a pool pavilion, championship tennis court, […]

New York-inspired warehouse conversion in Melbourne

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This warehouse conversion was once listed for sale, but we could not pass up the opportunity to share it with you anyway for its charming architectural details, located in Hawthorn East, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The home is inspired by “New York” loft design, artfully igniting authentic elements from the past with modern updates to create a space that […]

Dreamy beach house offers relaxed living off Australian coast

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This serene beach house was designed by interior designer Karen Akers, located on Avoca Beach, a coastal suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. The interiors encompass a soft color palette, evoking the essence of its natural surroundings, with hues of sand and stone with washed out pastels and lovely variations of white. As […]