Tag Archives: Alexander & Co

Darling Point understated elegance.

Located in Darling Point, a leafy, harbour side suburb of Sydney, Australia, this Victorian cottage has been recently renovated by Alexander & CO. for a family of five. Drawing on the building’s architectural heritage, the light-filled house, which despite its compact size comfortably caters to the family’s requirements, artfully combines nostalgic grandeur with a contemporary aesthetic of understated elegance. Faced with...

Burleigh Pavilion – Gold Coast

Conceived as a quintessential Australian beach pavilion structure the Burleigh Pavilion is the refurbishment and partial construction of the iconic ocean facing building and swimming pool at Burleigh Heads, Gold Coast. Across 1200 sq m, the venue is divided into three spaces: ‘The Pavilion’, ‘Beach Bar’ and ‘The Tropic’ restaurant. Robust, sun-drenched and faded it is the next genesis in the story of Burleigh Heads. Alexander...

feminine minimalism – Revisited

Located in Queens Park, inner-city Sydney among Victorian and federation style homes and lush urban green spaces, this family house was thoroughly renovated by local design practice Alexander &CO with great attention to detail, transforming the century-old building into a light-filled residence of contemporary comforts and subtle elegance. The two-storey, semi-detached house that dates back to the early 20th century posed two major...

Australian Interior Design Awards 2018

On Friday 25 May, the 15th annual Australian Interior Design Awards were presented at a gala celebration in Sydney, with more than 500 of Australia’s most esteemed interior design and architecture practitioners and professionals in attendance. Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, the 2018 Australian Interior Design Awards’ entries echo the same premium standard of the program since the award’s inception. Featuring game-changing public designs, convention-challenging...

Palm Beach Sydney

When architects, Jeremy Bull and Charlene Cong, of architecture and interior design firm Alexander & Co were asked to renovate Iluka House, an existing holiday villa on 537 square meters of waterfront property on Palm Beach, Sydney. Architects Alexander & Co had two directives to go by: open up the house to the exterior, and approach the design with a "traditional European vernacular,"...