Location: ANN STREET
Town: MULLUMBIMBY $550,000
Asking Price: $550,000
A unique building that breaths with different whether conditions and offers its inhabitants a place with in their environment instead of removal from it.
This three bedroom , 1.5 bathroom home, set in an area of traditional workers cottages, and was designed as a contemporary cottage with a modern Australian vernacular. It is designed to be sustainable, site and climate responsive.
It draws on Japanese themes of space and translates these into an Australian style and context.
Particular attention was paid to not over developing the site.
Every space with in the house has a relationship with the outside.
The home expresses modern materials in their raw beauty.
The home uses harvested rain water until the tanks run out then switch automatically to mains supply.
Recycled timber are use for the breezeway floor and decks.
Construction philosophy was to utilise sustainable building technologies
Passive solar design
Nature Cover Paints where used - a non toxic locally made paint made from recycled waste oil
Natural air circulation so there is no need for air conditioning
Large North Facing living areas
Internal Courtyard with outside shower
Solar hot water
Large sliding Doors to living areas and bedrooms
Steel and Timber textures
Open light spaces
Please contact Frances O'Connor on 02 66857617.