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  6. 2017
  7. Clifton Hill House 2 / ITN Architects

Clifton Hill House 2 / ITN Architects

  • 17:00 - 22 June, 2017
Clifton Hill House 2 / ITN Architects
Clifton Hill House 2 / ITN Architects, © Aidan Halloran
© Aidan Halloran

© Aidan Halloran © Aidan Halloran © Aidan Halloran © Aidan Halloran + 18

  • Architects

  • Location

    Melbourne, Australia
  • Lead Architect

    Aidan Halloran
  • Collaborators

    Jomil Engineering
  • Area

    280.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

© Aidan Halloran
© Aidan Halloran

Text description provided by the architects. Taking advantage of a larger than usual inner city site, the clients wanted a garden focussed dwelling with accommodation for a growing family. The semi circular courtyard was introduced to help living spaces flow together, while providing some separation. The garden will eventually dominate all views – creating an urban oasis.

© Aidan Halloran
© Aidan Halloran
Ground Level Plan
Ground Level Plan
© Aidan Halloran
© Aidan Halloran

What was salvageable of the existing house, was retained and refurbished, with new living spaces, master bedroom and study added as a separate structure- joined by a glazed bridge.

© Aidan Halloran
© Aidan Halloran

The simple geometric shapes reference early modern architecture of Melbourne, such as Roy Grounds.

North/South Elevation
North/South Elevation
Cite: "Clifton Hill House 2 / ITN Architects" 22 Jun 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/874148/clifton-hill-house-2-itn-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884