Posts Tagged: Victoria


Respectfully Austere

The extensive renovation of this modernist home remains sympathetic to the original design with much of the existing façade remaining unchanged, and only small increase to the building footprint. Hemlock diamond clad joinery adds bold texture and warmth to a refined and playful material palette. The addition of a below ground cellar and swimming pool […]


Inside Outside Inside

This project. designed by Architects EAT and located in Canterbury, Victoria, involved the restoration of an existing Edwardian house, minor demolition of the rear, with new addition suspended above the ground on columns. The construction, completed in 2010, took 18 months, and won the 2010 Royal Australian Institute of Architects Victorian chapter award for residential alternations and additions. […]

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Point Hicks Lighthouse, Victoria, Australia

The Victorian coast and offshore islands are dotted with lighthouses, many dating back to the earliest days of settlement. All are now automated and are no longer staffed. Many are open for public inspection and some have adjoining residences and are available for overnight accommodation.     Operating since 1890, Point Hicks Lighthouse marks Captain […]