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Home Architecture

Space, light and generosity in the terrace house typology

This shortlisted residential project channels the story of a house through decades of ownership by the same client. With sensitive touches and an ambitious overall design vision, Annandale Terrace by Sam Crawford Architects is a delightful home.

A home designed like a dessert

Delectable like an Italian dessert, yet pragmatic in both function and materiality, Casa Cassata is a robust family home that delights.

Building community before designing the building

Working out of Carlton, Melbourne, Andrew Maynard and Mark Austin refuse the binary choice between a fun working environment and serious design. Find out about the ideas and values guiding their work.

Unexpectedly ever after

During an exceptionally challenging time, Atlas Architects was given the opportunity to create a silver lining for their clients, in the form of an unexpected forever home.

Parenthesis Studio creates a Singapore oasis

Parenthesis Studio has created an oasis within the grand city of Singapore. Exploring space and dimension, the practice has designed a home that is bespoke on every level and one that both enhances and encapsulates the client’s lifestyle to perfection.

A quiet response

Sitting gently in the landscape, Nielsen Jenkins’ architecture takes a slow deep breath that clears the visual clutter to deliver a breathtaking view.

Connect four

Using the constraints of a 1980s terrace in McMahons Point, Studio Prineas has reworked this four-level building – layer by layer – to create a home that captures every view.