Terrace houses don’t need to be forbidding dark tunnels, as this light- and art-filled continuous space in Sydney’s Paddington demonstrates.
When the residents of a 1950s bungalow faced the ‘move or improve?’ dilemma, they opted for the latter – calling on THOSE Architects to make staying a reality.
Reimagining the potential of a compact inner-city site, Concert Hall House by Pandolfini Architects boasts drama and acoustics reminiscent of a great music hall.
Once disconnected from its landscape and lacking in space, this inner-city bungalow in Auckland, New Zealand, now has a sunny disposition thanks to Pac Studio.
Even prior to its renovation by Baldwin & Bagnall, the charms of Annandale House were a force to be reckoned with. Now, this inner-city terrace is a Sydney family’s dream come true.
Architect Fabian Tan harks to primal affinities instead of adhering to the status quo in renovating Bewboc House, a suburban terrace in Kuala Lumpur.
The eternal quest for natural light in an inner-city terrace finds a unique design solution in Sydney at the hands of Brad Swartz Architects.
Bangkok-based practice BodinChapa Architects has transformed the once-stifling spaces of With.It House into ones that stimulate its residents’ lives, energies, and activities.
The fourth short film to feature in VOLA’s online series On Design captures the emphatic approach of McLaren.Excell, as the London-based practice transforms a relic of Britain’s history into a house designed for longevity.
What was old is new again in these five outstanding examples of heritage restoration projects that respond to residents’ modern needs while respecting the history of the site.