Site: Bordering a heritage wine farm with historic water cistern. Construction: House – brick, plaster, slate. Existing cistern – concrete, brick vaults A floor plan provided by the owner was modified and resolved 3-dimensionally with intersecting roofs reflecting the size and importance of their rooms. The house stands adjacent to a redundant sunken water cistern…

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Site: 1370m2 plot in semi-rural suburb bordered by mountain. Construction: brick, plaster, timber, thatch The house plan with attached barn curves away from the southern edge of the site responding to a natural amphitheatre formed by the mountain to the north. Thatch was the appropriate material to take up the curvature of the roof. The…

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Site: 650m2 plot in seaside village inside national park Construction: brick, alien hardwood, stone The first house designed and built by this practice, with later timber deck and pool added.

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Site: 500m² plot on mountain in seaside village inside national park Construction: brick, local sandstone, pigmented plaster On the edge of the mountain, the upper floor living area has a strong dual aspect to the mountain and the sea. The house plan wraps around an indigenous tree by means of a 135⁰ splay. Stone cladding…

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Site: 500m² plot with existing house in seaside village inside national park Construction: Timber frame over existing brick, fibre cement cladding A remodelling of a face brick bungalow into a more spacious, sunlit home with added inside-outside living verandahs and new loft.

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