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The Turn House / Architecton

first_imgArchDaily “COPY” Houses Australia Manufacturers: Austral Bricks, Viridian, CapralSave this picture!© Nic GranleeseRecommended ProductsWoodAccoyaAccoya® Cladding, Siding & FacadesWindowsRodecaAluminium WindowsWoodParklex International S.L.Wood cladding – FacadeDoorsStudcoAccess Panels – AccessDorText description provided by the architects. The Turn House is located in Melbourne and features a modern extension to an existing property that was built in 1927.The owners of the property are car enthusiasts and their pride and joy, a 1970 Ford XY, features prominently in the design thinking. Because of the layout of the original house only one garage space was available. To overcome this, a mechanical turn table was installed that allows 2 vehicles to enter the garage and then be rotated. Save this picture!© Nic GranleeseThe exterior design was done by Architecton with the interiors by the clients Tony and Caroline Culina from Novo Homes. The property was styled by Jenny Nobilo from Furnish Solutions property.Save this picture!© Nic Granleese1) What was the brief for the project? 

The clients’ ambition and aspirations for the property is for the integration of a high quality contemporary addition, which boasts a unique and sophisticated architectural design style. Whilst the design must generate a dwelling with drama and excitement through the use of scale, volume, elegant materials and clever design, the dwelling must be practical and functional with a sense of warmth and comfort.Save this picture!© Nic Granleese

It is envisaged that the residence will be a perfect space for entertaining as well as relaxing – a place to call home. The design shall respond and take advantage of the generous northern aspect of the site, in order to create an integrated and exciting relationship between the indoor and outdoor living spaces. The objective is to generate a seamless and practical use of both indoor and outdoor areas, however introduce unexpected design statement(s) through views / vista’s to beautifully landscaped gardens and pool area.Save this picture!© Nic Granleese


2) What were the challenges of the project? 

To integrate within an existing residence and structural framework. 
Whilst there is a vision to create a well-designed and considered residence, which maximizes the potential of the site, the project should remain sensitive and respond to the nature of the existing building, the precinct and surrounding area.Save this picture!North ElevationSave this picture!Axonometric

3) What was the solution? 

Not attempting to hide the big, bold and brave contemporary architectural form. Instead, it is juxtaposed against the existing building yet softened through extensive and considered landscaping.Save this picture!© Nic GranleeseProject gallerySee allShow lessCalm Paang / Full Scale StudioSelected ProjectsUrban Cottage / CoLab ArchitectureSelected Projects Share “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/806155/the-turn-house-architecton Clipboard Area:  750 m² Photographs CopyHouses, Refurbishment•Melbourne, Australia Photographs:  Nic Granleese Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Projects The Turn House / ArchitectonSave this projectSaveThe Turn House / Architecton ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/806155/the-turn-house-architecton Clipboard The Turn House / Architecton Save this picture!© Nic Granleese+ 32 Share Architects: Architecton Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeArchitectonOfficeFollowProductsSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentMelbourneAustraliaPublished on March 01, 2017Cite: “The Turn House / Architecton” 28 Feb 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesTechnowoodGRP Siding Façade SystemPlasticsMitrexSolar SidingMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic RoyalSystems / Prefabricated PanelsKalwall®Translucent WalkwaysPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesIsland Exterior FabricatorsSpecialty Facade SystemsLightsLouis PoulsenLamps – LP Slim BoxWoodBruagAcoustic Panels with LEDTiles / Mosaic / GresiteHisbalitMosaic Tiles – Palm SpringsMineral / Organic PaintsKEIMBlack Concrete – Concretal®-BlackSuspension SystemsMetawellAluminum Panels for Smart CeilingsDoorsGorter HatchesFloor Door – Fire RatedBricksDEPPEWaterstruck Bricks – 1622/1635ekws DFMore products »Save想阅读文章的中文版本吗?旋转住宅 / Architecton是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

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The Queensland homes that are getting our attention this week

first_imgThe stunning interior of 36 Southern Cross Drive.The third most viewed home for the week is a Georgian-inspired stunner in the acreage Brisbane suburb of Chandler. Outside 102 Cobb Road.The home is designed to embrace the space that the 3012 sqm block offers with features including ensuites in two of the bedrooms, four living areas and six metre wide stacker doors. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus19 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market19 hours agoA bit of old world charm inside 102 Cobb Road.It is listed through Century 21 North Lakes as an express sale.Over on the Gold Coast a waterfront mansion on the exclusive Coronis Island was the second most viewed of the week.On a street filled with stunning mansions, 36 Southern Cross Drive still manages to stand out with its triple garage, internal elevator, granite benchtops, spotted gum timber floors and limestone and travertine tiles. If you think this looks fancy, just wait till you see inside.With 901 sqm of floor space, 652 London Road has a number of high-end additions including Spanish Crema Merfil marble flooring, French doors, cold room and a wine cellar. 36 Southern Cross Drive Surfers Paradise could be the perfect party pad.It will cost you though, with the listing through NGU Real Estate calling for offers between $4.8 and $5 million. center_img ELEGANT STYLE: A euro-styled mansion got a lot of attention online.AN EXPANSIVE Hamptons style home outside of Brisbane was the most viewed Queensland property on realestate.com.au for the week.The five-bedroom home at 102 Cobb Road in Burpengary, between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, has a spacious 518 sqm floor plan as well as an elegant design. Told you.The elegance continues outside with a water fountain, manicured gardens and a 20 metre lap pool.It is listed now through Place Bulimba.last_img read more

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EPL: Sheffield up to fifth after win over West Ham

first_imgRelatedPosts EPL: Gunners gun for West Ham scalp Arsenal reject £3m bid for Balogun EPL: Newcastle hammer West Ham away Oli McBurnie’s second-half goal earned Sheffield United a 1-0 home victory over West Ham United to move them up to fifth place in the Premier League on Friday. After a dismal opening period, the hosts were far livelier after the break and McBurnie tapped home after a mix-up between West Ham keeper, David Martin, and defender Fabian Balbuena. West Ham had a stoppage-time equaliser from Robert Snodgrass ruled out, however, after a VAR check harshly ruled that Declan Rice had handled the ball in the build-up. Chris Wilder’s side should have increased their lead but had to survive some anxious moments as West Ham’s Sebastien Haller had a goal ruled out for offside. Goalkeeper Dean Henderson also made a couple of sharp saves before the dramatic VAR intervention. Sheffield United moved up three places into fifth with 32 points from 22 games, four points behind fourth-placed Chelsea. It was a first loss for West Ham since David Moyes returned for a second stint in charge after Manuel Pellegrini was sacked on December 28 following defeat by Leicester City. They remain in trouble in 16th place, two points above the bottom three. Reuters/NAN.Tags: Chris WIlderDavid MoyesEPLOli McBurnieSheffield UnitedWest Ham Unitedlast_img read more