Swinburne Avenue

Location: Hawthorn, Melbourne
Size: 700sqm
Status: Completed

The project was for the extension of an existing Californian bungalow built on a historic site where the first Chinese garden markets in Melbourne existed. The proposal aimed to marry the old and the new and keep the heritage context of place center to the design. The design focused on preserving scale and context whilst modernizing the building and carefully considering light and solar penetration, landscaping and energy efficiency.Particular attention was given to the landscaping and how the living and habitable spaces interconnected with the outdoor entertaining and recreational spaces.

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