Knocklofty extension transforms a 1980s red brick veneer home into a modern, warehouse inspired family home.

Project Name: Knocklofty
Studio Name: Preston Lane Architects
Project Size: 230 m2
Completion Date: 2019
Building Levels: 2
Location: Hobart, Australia
Photography: Adam Gibsson

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The house sits on a steep site overlooking West Hobart and the River Derwent beyond.

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To meet the clients brief the existing roof was removed, the building was simplified and a new level was added.

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The clients commissioned local artist ‘Jamin’ to paint a contemporary street style artwork in the void which becomes a part of the building rather than an art piece on the wall.


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