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Coorparoo House / Alexandra Buchanan Architecture

  • 17:00 - 6 June, 2018
  • Curated by Fernanda Castro
Coorparoo House / Alexandra Buchanan Architecture
Coorparoo House  / Alexandra Buchanan Architecture, © Jessie Prince
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Text description provided by the architects. Coorparoo House carefully negotiates a sloping site and captures views of the city skyline and a swathe of Eucalypts to create a custom dwelling in tune with its surroundings.

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The house embraces Brisbane’s subtropical climate with terraced living spaces clustered around a ground level courtyard. Sliding glass walls establish a seamless transition between the house and garden. Striking a balance between independence and togetherness, rooms are designed to respect both adult and teenage domains with flexibility built-in to ensure the house will continue to serve the family for the next generation. Stepped floor levels and three separate bedroom zones create spatial complexity and a subtle separation that promotes household peace and harmony.

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Lower Ground Plan
Lower Ground Plan
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A stone fireplace, a timber & steel staircase and custom timber joinery are some of the details employed to bring a sense of material richness to the interior. The interplay of double and triple height volumes creates generous room proportions with full height openings promoting a feeling of infinite space.

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Cite: "Coorparoo House / Alexandra Buchanan Architecture" 06 Jun 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/895411/coorparoo-house-alexandra-buchanan-architecture/> ISSN 0719-8884
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Coorparoo 住宅,细木与钢材的宜居家 / Alexandra Buchanan Architecture

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