Storybook House is the tightly organised addition to a compact, Victorian-era terrace in Melbourne. The extension is highly functional, yet not without a sense of whimsy.
These emerging architecture practices are five of the best currently working in Australia today. Leanne Amodeo overviews their approach and what it is that makes them so damn good.
The Linardi Townhouse in Collingwood, Melbourne, shows what can be achieved on the smallest of sites. Built vertically over six levels, these twin townhouses are beautifully crafted by designers and owners Jesse and Seada Linardi.
The Domaine Chandon Winery has been a fixture of the verdant Yarra Valley for over 30 years. So when the global Moët Hennessy sparkling wine house approached Melbourne designers Foolscap Studio, the stakes were high to not only produce a high-end hospitality experience for the new world, but also preserve the legacy of a three-decade old icon.