• Boundary Street House / Chan Architecture

    15 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Tatjana Plitt Photography
    Architects: Chan Architecture
    Location: Port Melbourne, Australia
    Lead Architects: Anthony Chan, Fauve Jacobs
    Area: 239.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Tatjana Plitt Photography
    Builder: Made Constructions
    Structural Engineer: Jonicha Consulting Engineers
    Building Surveyor: Nelson McDermott
    © Tatjana Plitt Photography
    Text description provided by the architects. Surrounded on all sides by neighboring properties, this site was unique in that it was irregular with a particularly wide frontage, with a mixture of houses on one side of the street with commercial...
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  • Grimshaw Creates Tiny House Prototype to Address Australia's Housing Crisis

    Grimshaw Creates Tiny House Prototype to Address Australia's Housing Crisis

    15 days ago - By Arch Daily

    The Peak. Image Courtesy of Grimshaw Architects
    Grimshaw Architects have created a prefabricated tiny house to address Australia 's housing crisis. Made to raise money for the not-for-profit organization Kids Under Cover and support homeless youth, The Peak project provides an affordable option for young people priced out of the housing market in Australia's cities. Designed to go completely off grid or integrate with city infrastructure mains, the project was formed around IKEA furniture within a double-height volume. All profits from The Peak support Kids Under Cover in Melbourne and the...
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