Moores House 2 involved alterations + additions to an existing brick veneer residence on a rural site located in Bellbrae on Victoria’s Surf Coast.

Project Name – Moores House 2
Studio Name – Lachlan Shepherd Architects
Project size – 150m2
Completion date– 2020
Building Level – 1
Location – Bellbrae, Victoria, Australia
Photography – Nic Stephens

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The brief for the home was to provide a new main living/bedroom zone, which linked into the existing built form and which would maximise the sprawling views and increase liveability for the house.

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The building was designed for robustness, minimal maintenance and draws reference to mid-century modernist principles.

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Internally, the expressed steel structure is complimented by a moody, hard-wearing, tactile palette, which recedes against the green of the surrounding landscape, drawing ones eye outward toward the view.

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