The design explores a respectful relationship between the existing single storey dwelling and the new two storey addition to the rear.

Project Name: Chevron House
Studio Name:
Kreis Grennan Architecture
Location: Sydney , Australia
Photography: Douglas Frost
Completion date: 2020
Building levels: 2

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Living Room ©Douglas Frost

Overshadowing of both the neighbours and the private outdoor space were key considerations in the design.

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Kitchen ©Douglas Frost

The design includes a new gable with the same roof pitch and lowered living areas.

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Bedroom ©Douglas Frost

Materials were recycled, reused and blended with new on site to provide subtle differentiation between old and new.


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