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AOHP – Award Winning Sustainable Housing Development

Accommodation for Older Homeless People A group of aged previously homeless people are accommodated in this residential environment, required to give its occupants a sense of being valued and a feeling of pride in their home. Residents rent their own apartments, which are robust, easy to maintain, and inexpensive to heat and cool. The project… Read More >

Accommodation, homeless, aged care, space, energy, dwelling, park, streetscape, efficiency, design, architecture, flexible, landscape, energy efficiency, thermal comfort, Sensitive Urban Design

Sustainable Living Extension

Sustainable Living Extension A young family’s new home celebrates the traditional 1920’s villa form with contrasting contemporary design of additional accommodation. In context with the street’s architectural style, the original dwelling is restored, the main front garden developed, and new fencing placed, while the addition is set to the rear and is largely unread when… Read More >

contemporary, courtyard, mezzanine, landscape, solar access, sustainable, spiral staircase, jarrah, timber, air movement, thermal mass, reverse brick veneer, rammed earth, photovoltaic panels, solar evacuated tubes, hydronic heating, evaporative cooler, cool pipe system, grey water system