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Scarborough House / Borrmeister Architects

Scarborough House / Borrmeister Architects

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Text description provided by the architects. An exciting rock-face / hillside home located in Scarborough, Christchurch. It is a modestly sized, relaxed, playful and environmentally conscious home on an extremely difficult hill site overlooking Sumner beach.

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The house features a lightweight, sail-like roof supported on two tree-like timber and steel support structures and seemingly ‘floating’ above the space.

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Cite: "Scarborough House / Borrmeister Architects" 11 Aug 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/896904/scarborough-house-borrmeister-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884

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