Modern home in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, Australia designed by Luigi Rosselli Architects.
It is quite rare, in Woollahra Council’s municipality, to have a house waterfront residence so close to the water. One gets the feeling of being in Sydney Harbour when looking out of the oversized wafer-thin framed windows.
Luigi Rosselli Architects won a limited architectural competition to develop the site by proposing to revive the existing three storey house while the competitors opted for a clean slate solution. Adaptive reuse is the best way to keep a carbon footprint small and the strategy was rewarded in this waterfront property by maintaining the foreshore building line just a few steps from the water. A new house would have to be set further back.
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Interior Design by Alexandra Donohoe for Decus Interiors
Landscape Architecture by William Dangar for Dangar Group / William Dangar Associates
Photographs by Justin Alexander and Edward Birch
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