Metropole Architects ‘Leadwood Loop’ project has beautiful views out to the Indian Ocean with warm sunlight and shielding from the winds, The swimming pool creates a peaceful area to relax with a natural stone waterfall.
Situated in the City of West Lake Hills, this pool house, swimming pool, spa, and terraced landscape use a unique sustainable design strategy employed by Murray Legge Architecture. Impervious cover and storm water run-off regulations within the city are very restrictive.
The architects, Hundred Mile House’s primary goal with the Chino Canyon House project was to maintain the unique character of the original structure while upgrading and renovating the home to be more energy efficient, spacious and functional.
For Architect Mikko Lemmetti Sustainability was a key pillar of the renovation which contributed towards Kebony being selected for the pool house and the outdoor seating. The swimming pool was also equipped with flush pools and outdoor showers to facilitate more users.
The team at AR Design Studio proposed an extension and reformation that would collect everything together in an elegant form. The modern and antique are joined by a glazed link that sits between the existing house and the new anexe.
This property by Pomegranate Design spread over 2.5 acres of land, this modern residence is designed on the principles Japanese zen module modelling linear lines. Exemplifying a strategic use of voids over mass, the spaces that have been developed reserve a visual axis of their own.
Luigi Rosselli Architects designed the wraparound swimming pool which plays the starring role in the alterations and additions and has become the architectural pivot that binds one hundred years of history.
A restrained building, beautifully reflected in an expansive pool. An old pine tree has been saved by architects Continuation Studio to command the courtyard, The project opens up through expansive glazing to the surrounding dense woodland and hills.
The SFA house is a refurbishment project. Architects Arqmov Workshop initially advised a new project, given previous unfortunate refurbishment work on the home, which was 30 years old. The property was stripped its original structure.
Design: DMDV arquitetos
In order to reduce the execution time, we opted to the use of a metallic structure, a solution that enabled greater spans, delivering the ground floor from structural interferences and allowing the “balances” that constitute protected interconnected spaces with the external gardens.
Design: Mark Aronson Architecture
Situated on a sloping site, the original building was split level with a double garage off the street and steps to a raised veranda. The `site is on a North-South alignment and is sheltered from the strong southwesterly gusts from the ocean.
Design: Ian Barker Gardens
The front garden is traditional in layout and contains bluestone paving and a soft, romantic perennial planting palette, perfectly complementing the architecture of the heritage house.
Design: Sicart & Smith Architects
This boutique resort building located on the East Coast of Koh Samui Island in Chaweng Noi, Thailand, has an architectural form moulded to maximise solar protection in this tropical climate.