Completed contemporary residential refit of an ex-ordinance store heritage building in Castray Esplanade in Salamanca.

Project Name: Castray Apartment
Studio Name: Field Labs
Location: Hobart, Australia
Photography: Matt Sansom
Project size: 130 m2
Completion date: 2016

Castray Apartment by Field Labs - Sheet1
Study Room ©Matt Sansom

A series of black painted ply and steel joinery items divide the space into different zones within the gridded floor plan.

Castray Apartment by Field Labs - Sheet2
Kitchen ©Matt Sansom
Castray Apartment by Field Labs - Sheet3
View of Dining ©Matt Sansom

Existing timber columns + sandstone walls add material contrasts to the new joinery and Tas Oak flooring.


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