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Thomson Cottage Renovations and Addition / Bonnifait + Giesen

  • 01:00 - 22 February, 2013
Thomson Cottage Renovations and Addition / Bonnifait + Giesen
Thomson Cottage Renovations and Addition / Bonnifait + Giesen, © Russell Kleyn
© Russell Kleyn

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  • Architects

  • Location

    New Plymouth, New Zealand
  • Main Contractor

    Dave Fabish Builders
  • Structural Engineering

    Spencer Holmes Engineers
  • Client

    Jeremy Thomson
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

© Russell Kleyn
© Russell Kleyn

Text description provided by the architects. Additions and renovations to an existing railway cottage in New Plymouth. The existing roof line was extended to create a large double hieght area and an office mezzanine space.

© Russell Kleyn
© Russell Kleyn

While the street entrance side of the house was left largely untouched the new timber rainscreen detailing (using locally grown redwood) was introduced to create a lightbox over the entrance.

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Cite: "Thomson Cottage Renovations and Addition / Bonnifait + Giesen" 22 Feb 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/335361/thomson-cottage-renovations-and-addition-bonnifait-giesen/> ISSN 0719-8884
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