Tag Archives: New Zealand architects

Briar Bank House New Zealand

Briar Bank House is a holiday house with a large view, located in Wanaka , New Zealand. Designed for a couple with 5 adult children visiting at different times the brief called for a place for both privacy and expansive living, outlaid on a carefully crafted site plan.
Designed by Rafe Maclean Architects, a soft material palette on...

NZ Villa

In a cramped, steep site on one of the busiest residential streets in Ponsonby, Auckland was magic to be found in the form of a dilapidated 110-year old heritage villa. Over two years, the three-bedroom, one-bathroom villa was transformed into a beautiful and functional, family home. Fundamental to its success is the sense of tranquillity and respite the villa’s spaces offer from the inner city...

New Zealand pavilions

Clevedon Estate in Auckland, New Zealand comprises of 2 new pavilions, the siting of these pavilions is alongside an existing large H shaped house positioned on levelled hilltop, which forms part of a large estate.The house has a recreational component including a swimming pool pavilion and tennis court and a utilitarian component to house a garage, storerooms and office. The existing house has a traditional...