Seaview House

Old Barwon Heads Victoria Australia ¬† – ¬†Jackson Clement Burrows JCB are internationally renown architects. ¬†We like their innovative thinking and that they still seem to delight in doing simple residential projects. ¬†This¬†house is located in Old Barwon Heads on a street comprising an eclectic mix of post war beach houses. ¬†The dominant theme is […]

Daintree Dreaming

Daintree FNQ Australia ¬†– ¬†M3 Architecture The Daintree is one of Australia’s iconic tropical rainforest regions. It abounds with lush vegetation, cassowaries, tree kangaroos and more than a few salt-water crocodiles! The region is environmentally sensitive, sitting on a spur of the Great Dividing Range that runs down to¬†the Coral Sea, approximately 125 kilometres (80 […]

Step Island Bach

Bay of Islands, New Zealand – Crosson, Clarke, Carnachan Architects Year: 2005 Photography: Patrick Reynolds This renovation and addition is on¬†Motukawaiti, a privately owned island in the Cavalli group, just to the north of the New Zealand’s beautiful Bay of Islands. The project included the restoration of an existing turn-of-the-century cottage and the addition of […]

The Treehouse at Separation Creek

Victoria, Australia – Jackson Clements Burrows Australia is a country with a dry, hot centre. In fact, much of the country quickly turns to arid or even desert landscape within 100 kilometres¬†of¬†the coast. ¬†Is it any wonder that the ‘great Australian dream’ has always been ‘a shack on the beach somewhere’? Those shacks were usually […]

Pole House

The Great Ocean Road ¬†Victoria ¬†Australia ¬†– ¬†F2 Architecture Great Ocean Road is one of the world’s great scenic destinations. Facing the Southern Ocean, Pole House seems to hover in mid-air, 40 metres above Fairhaven Beach. It was originally designed and built as a weekend retreat for a couple. It’s spacious for two, crowded for […]