Brick Bay House with Elegant Wood Facade by Glamuzina Paterson Architects

Glamuzina Paterson Architects designed the Brick Bay House located in Snells Beach near Auckland, New Zealand. This contemporary rural family home  has an L-shaped plan that opens to a porch that perfectly frames views to Kawau Bay. Brick Bay House by Glamuzina Paterson Architects: The Brick Bay House is an enquiry into where a site begins and ends; how to define the edges of the project; and the way landscape [...]

 

New Zealand Home on a Cliff Overlooking the Wild Tasman Sea

Bull O’Sullivan Architects designed the Harvey Family Home located in Karekare, New Zealand. This home that sits on a cliff overlooking the wild tasman sea on the west coast, dwelled by one of the countries most respected leaders and midwife. Photos by Simon Devitt  

 

Sustainable Great Barrier Island Home by Crosson Clark Carnachan Architects

Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects designed the Great Barrier Island House located in New Zealand. This 170 square meter sustainable timber residence was completed in 2009. Great Barrier House by Crosson Clark Carnachan Architects: The house is nestled in a beautifully private setting surrounded with large Puriri trees, Blackwoods and other natives. The building form is elevated for flood protection, and acknowledges the hill to the west, lifting towards it’s elevation. [...]

 

House in the Valley of the Wairau River by Parsons Architects

Wellington-based studio Parsons Architects designed the Wairau Valley House located in the valley of the Wairau River in Marlborough, New Zealand. This rural residence in cool concrete exterior and warm wood interior was completed in 2010.   Wairau Valley House by Parsons Architects: The property is located in the Wairau Valley, 10 minutes from Blenheim and close to the Wairau River as it snakes along the edge of the northern hills, [...]