A classic material palette compliments the clean lines of an existing residence with captivating views over Sydney heads. The site required a sensitive intervention to ensure consistency and continuity between old & new.

Project Name: Balmoral residence
Studio Name:
Buck & simple doers of stuff
Location: mosman, Australia
Photography: Simon Whitbread
Completion date: 2017

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Exterior View ©Simon Whitbread

The works centred around the reconfiguration of spaces to yield improved access to a new enlarged northern yard, upper floor deck interlinking reprogrammed sleeping areas to further take advantage of the idyllic setting and the improved function of the kitchen and bathrooms.

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Kitchen ©Simon Whitbread

Materials are simple and refined with crisp white rendered walls capped in robust zinc roofing, giving way to subtle timber accents and textured furnishing internally.

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Balcony Seating ©Simon Whitbread

The result is a minimal, classic home with clean lines directing ones gaze to the heads beyond.


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