MOS Architects is responsible for the Threshold House project. This is an addition to an existing Victorian terrace in inner city Melbourne. The 265 sqm site is bookended by a stable building to the North and the original terrace to the South.
Studio Perri interior design upgraded a private house of 185 sqm in Bnei Atarot “moshav” in Israel, that was built 10 years ago and was no longer suited to the needs of the family living there.
The house was conceived and designed by SAOTA as a simple box, floating over the dune, capturing and framing the view. The outer shell of the box is finished in a rough textured concrete, contrasting with the smooth reveal and soffit that tapers to create a delicate frame.
The residence is located at the end of a cul-de-sac on a promontory elevated above legendary Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles. It was originally built in 1961 and the renovation and addition, by Heusch Inc. was to reflect the mid-century-style architecture of that time.
Designed by deardesign the space is divided in two different areas with separate entrances according to the kind of service and public addressed: the end-customer selling zone and the reserved area for professionals only.
Tucked neatly behind a weatherboard house in Melbourne’s leafy north-east sits a two-storey modular extension that is bold yet refined and has transformed the way the clients live was designed by Modscape.
Prentiss + Balance + Wickline’s clients desired a cabin retreat that would be comfortable for their whole outdoor-enthusiast family, as well as have some additional room for more guests.
Bower Architecture designed this sensitive but tough new beach house creates an intriguing sanctuary, integrated with context and landscape. Driven by the local vernacular of gently gabled houses, a sensitive building form is nestled between its neighbours.
Designed by McGann Architects this contemporary family home provides its owners with large nature light filled living and entertaining areas. A vaulted ceiling along the rear of the home maximises afternoon sunlight.
Swiss House XXXII in Rossa designed by Davide Macullo Architects represents the constant commitment to build with respect for the places we inhabit and to make every effort in helping our understanding of civilisation.
Designed by Arno Matis Architecture the six building blocks are bisected with water gardens and bamboo courtyards that animate volumes with reflective light. The shallow massing results in bright, light-filled residences.
Designed by Atelier Barda architecture the Gauthier House is located in the Laurentians, in Quebec. It is set in a hilly terrain and is surrounded by a dense expanse of forest characteristic of this mountainous region.
Swiss houses, residential buildings in Switzerland – photos + design info – discover new Swiss residences and key homes in Switzerland: interesting contemporary Alpine houses.
Jane Hope designed the redevelopment of this scenic perch which was built on the foundations of a tired 1960s Swiss chalet. Originally acquired as a guesthouse to the adjacent home, the family ultimately chose the bright welcoming space as their sole retreat.