A translucent room fills this beautifully renovated brick house with daylight

October 11, 2016 by  
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Located in Melbourne, Australia, the Parkville Residence has been renovated with a layer of programs “draped” over parts of the existing house. Hardly visible from the street, the translucent addition doesn’t disrupt the look of the existing architecture. Related: Andrew Maynard Unveils Gorgeous ‘HOUSE House’ Renovation in Melbourne By introducing skylights to the roof surface, the architects managed to get more natural light into the interior. The team also improved thermal comfort and introduced efficient natural ventilation. Flow and interaction were further strengthened by creating simple transitional spaces in-between the main living areas, kitchen and dining room. + Steffen Welsch Architects Via Plataforma Arquitectura Photos by Rhiannon Slatter Photography

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Rammed Earth Thornbury House is a Renovation on a Classic in Australia

December 29, 2014 by  
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Read the rest of Rammed Earth Thornbury House is a Renovation on a Classic in Australia Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , australia , eco design , eco house. sustainable house , green architecture , Green Building , green design , green extension , green home , green house , green renovation , rammed earth , rammed earth home , rammed earth house , rammed earth walls , steffen welsch architects , Sustainable Building , sustainable design , thornbury home , thornbury house , victoria

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