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Inside-Out house at Parkside

Inside-Out house at Parkside   The brief from the outset was clear ‘demolish the old house because it is so badly cracked, and we’re tired of constant repairs, we love ‘design’; and apart from the list of rooms etc. we wish to build as ‘sustainably’ as possible’. An almost immediate response by EA was to… Read More >

Courtyard, bluestone walls, villa, solar access, reverse block veneer, solar hot water, hydronic heating, thermal mass, climate wizard, evaporative cooling, rammed earth, polished concrete floors, sustainable

Urban Townhouse Underdale

Urban townhouse Underdale. Recent images of an Energy Architecture design from many years ago. When we were first approached our clients they sought a well-priced ‘town house’ to fit their new block in Promenade, at Underdale. The block is accessed from the south from Styles Place in a ‘rear loaded fashion’ and overlooks northwards to… Read More >

Urban Townhouse, Linear Park, Architectural Courtyard, Passive Design, Reverse Brick Veneer

Closer to Eden – Sanctuary Magazine, Modern Green Homes

Cath and George enlisted Energy Architecture to tackle the renovation after visiting John Maitland’s personal house one Sustainable House Day. John Maitland of Energy Architecture designed a new master bedroom with ensuite to the west, squeezed in a clever cantilevered study/guest room almost on the boundary to the east, opened up and reconfigured the lower… Read More >