This new home is located in the Upper Orara valley in the sub-tropical climate of Coffs Harbour.

Project Name: Ridge House
Studio Name: Utz-Sanby Architects
Project size: 333 m2
Completion date: 2012
Building levels: 1
Location: Coffs Harbour, Australia
Photography: Marian Riabic

Ridge House by Utz-Sanby Architects - Sheet1
Fireplace ©Marian Riabic

The house sits high on a ridge with wide, open views of the surrounding landscape in all directions.

Ridge House by Utz-Sanby Architects - Sheet2
Bedroom ©Marian Riabic

The two wings of the house are aligned with the natural shape of the ridgeline, book-ended by large Gum trees.

Ridge House by Utz-Sanby Architects - Sheet3
Rear View ©Marian Riabic



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