Luxurious Brighton House by Finnis Architects

Finnis Architects have designed the Esplanade Brighton House located in the suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. The concept was a result of the client’s request of creating a luxurious, modern and striking residence.   Photos courtesy Dianna Snape via contemporist


Remarkable Victorian House Renovation by Jackson Clements Burrows

Jackson Clement Burrows have designed the renovation of a Victorian House located in Armadale, south-east of Melbourne’s Central Business District, Victoria, Australia. The facade’s traditional design was retained and a stunning contemporary extension was designed for the backyard. Description from Jackson Clement Burrows: This project involved alterations and additions to an existing Victorian house in Armadale that had been renovated in the late 1980s. The scope of work included a complete […]


Australian Beach Home with Private Skating Ramp

Located beside a golf course in the beach community of Barnwon Heads, Australia is this contemporary Family Beach House. Although built using traditional wood-slat construction, the  layout and design of the house is simple and modern with a prominent feature of private skating ramp at the deck.   [via desiretoinspire]


Mediterranean-inspired Sunshine Beach House by Wilson Architects

Wilson Architects have designed the stunning Sunshine Beach House located Sunshine Beach, Queensland, Australia. This mediterranean-inspired and mexican influenced home was completed in 2012. Description by Wilson Architects: The Sunshine Beach House (previously known as the Prell House) was designed by renowned architect Gabriel Poole in 1997. The Mediterranean and Mexican influenced design consisted of a series of living and sleeping spaces around a central courtyard on a steeply sloping site. […]


Splendid Rocky Point Beachfront Home by Grose Bradley BNV

Grose Bradley BNV studio in collaboration with LFI Architects have designed the Alinghi Residence located in Rocky Point, Queensland, Australia. This beachfront home was completed in 2005. Photos courtesy John Gollings


Glowing Wandana Heights Residence by James Deans & Associates

James Deans & Associates have designed the Wandana Residence situated in Wandana Heights, Victoria, Australia. Bold dark colors wrap this home’s exterior and interior with living room furniture pieces lightly accentuated by cool pastel colors. When illuminated, the pool and interior’s warm lights make a gorgeous sight at night time. Photos courtesy James Deans & Associates


Former Fire Station Transformed Into a Contemporary Home

The Stables is a contemporary residence renovated from an old fire station located in Richmond, Melbourne, Australia. This terrific three bedroom home blends its history with state-of-the-art attitude.


Simple + Functional Freshwater Residence by David Boyle Architects

David Boyle architecture studio designed this bright and modest Freshwater Semi residence located in Freshwater, a suburb of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Photos by Brigid Arnott


Old Industrial School Conversion in Australia by ITN Architects

ITN Architects have designed the Abbotsford Warehouse Apartments located in Melbourne, Australia. This 590 square meter home was a former Catholic Technical College that was divided into two, three-storey warehouse apartments. Photos by Matthew Moore, Michael Downes, Nigel Grigg


'The Left-Over-Space House’ by Cox Rayner Architects

Cox Rayner Architects has designed this unique private house in Paddington, Queensland, Australia. This renovation and extension project included adjoining a tiny cottage and a Heritage hall to create a comfortable home for a family of four.    Description by Cox Rayner Architects: This narrow private house demonstrates what can be achieved on the myriad of ‘left-over’ spaces in inner cities, such as disused easements or parking lots.  In this […]