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Heritage Architecture

Continued legacy

Williams Burton Leopardi carefully weaves the existing character and handmade detailing together with a series of new open spaces.

Living between past and present

Since 1905, Leichhardt in NSW has been home to an industrial, hangar-like military building, a drill hall. The task for Tobias Partners was two-fold — restore the historical elements of the structure while also echoing the heritage details indoors in a contemporary reimagining of the space.

Modern yet sentimental

Honouring the urban context and heritage of this Brunswick terrace, Kuzman Architecture has reinvigorated this family home with quirky and sentimental design elements.

Fusing Two Eras Together

Techne’s expansion of Rowena Parade pulls the surrounding landscape and garden settings inward, altering and elevating the experience of the home.

Giving New Life To Australia’s Past

Cumulus Studio restored and added to Symmons Plains – a historic property and mansion in northern Tasmania – fusing Georgian architecture and contemporary design.

The Light Touch Of Design For Longevity

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.