North Fitzroy House 2


to extend the existing single storey brick period home with a  single storey rear extension to provide better living spaces, new bathrooms, new laundry and pantry

Design Constraints:

town planning and heritage constraints were overcome by containing the works to single storey and working to the existing neighbours boundary walls

Design Resolution:

by creating an internal courtyard we maintained light and ventilation to the internal rooms that had previously been cut off form light and air. The new open plan kitchen, living and dining space, connect tot he back yard with large sliding doors protected from the northern sun by a generous covered terrace.

Design, Documentation: 10 months

Construction: 8 months

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