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Manly Modernism

Auction: Sat 05 December, 2020 @ 11:0066 Alexander Street, Manly, NSW 2095Bedroom: 4Bathroom: 2Garage: 2Size: 279 sqmArchitects DKO What We Love A breathtaking example of Australian style. This contemporary home encapsulates the very essence...

Castlemaine – Easy-Care Green Living

29 Butterworth Street, Castlemaine, Vic 3450Price: $769,000Bedroom: 3Bathroom: 2Garage: 1Size: 422sqmCustom built by Passive Builders What We Love A great example of how affordable design can be stylish and built well!Designed with passive-solar principles,...

A Work of Art in Redefining Ethical & Sustainable Design

G/388 Barkly Street Brunswick VIC 3056Price: Call AgentArchitects: Collaboration with DREAMER and Breathe ArchitectsSustainable Highlights: biophilic design principles, gas and fossil-fuel-free, powered by 100% green energy, and supported by solar power integrated. An excellent...

A Green & Serene Leading-edge Sanctuary

1110 Great Ocean Road, Bellbrae VIC$3.4m – $3.7mArchitect Mike MorrisSustainable Highlights: passive climate control, rammed earth, underfloor hydronic heating, cross breezes, vegetable garden with automated irrigation, underground water storage tanks, worm farm and waste...

Transportable Compact & Cool Container

27 McCaughey St Turner ACT 2612By NegotiationSustainable Highlights: All materials have been reused, recycled and repurposed. Energy efficiency with honeycomb blinds and double glazed windows and doors retain thermal mass year-round.Bedroom: 1Bathroom: 1 From...

Oyster Bay – Eco Elegance

54a Caravan Head Road, Oyster Bay NSW 2225Price Guide: $1,699,000Sustainable Credentials: Recycled materials and sustainable energyBedrooms: 4Bathroom: 2Garage: 2Size: 707 sqm Surrounded by a canopy of established trees this multi-award winning home was designed...

Grand, Flexible & Energy-Efficient – Woollahra, NSW

95 Moncur Street, Woollahra, NSWPrice Guide: Auction – Saturday 26th SeptemberSustainable Credentials: Architect John Grove, Biophilic, energy-efficient, cross-ventilated, passive solar, rainwater tanksBedroom: 4/5Bathroom: 2Garage: 2Size approx: 247 sqm This award-winning home stands grandly and...

Contemporary Coastal Design – Overton Terraces

design-estate presents Overton Terraces, a remarkable example of contemporary coastal craftsmanship. The choice of natural materials, tones and a seamless connection to open living, expansive vistas and a relaxed lifestyle make this a timeless...

Our Top Bespoke Bushfire Designs in Australia

Since Australia’s Black Summer catastrophe design-estate has been working on a series of features that concentrates on and best designs and materials available across Australia for bushfire prone areas. In these articles we break...

Multi-Awarded Sustainable Home in Sydney

Photographed by Michael Lassman, Ryan Ng & Murray Fredericks When an architect builds his own family home, you know it’s going to be a complex and exciting experiment that explores new ideas and systems....