2019 Houses Awards Shortlist Revealed

Awards season is truly underway! That also means it’s officially drooling season for we are about to witness another batch of spectacular houses that made it to the awards shortlist this year. Now in its ninth year of celebrating Australia’s…

H House | Marston Architects

Sydney on its sunny mood is definitely a haven for anyone who’s been looking to have the best of both worlds – the free-spirited outdoor life amongst the tress and the light and mellow ways of the indoors. If there…

Australian Houses Awards Winners 2018 | Awards Night

Last night Jo and Lucy were honored to attend the awards presentation for the 2018 Houses Awards at the Ivy Ballroom in Sydney, if you haven’t seen all the action from the night jump onto our Instagram story to watch as…

Monash Road House | Zuzana & Nicholas

Zuzana & Nicholas‘ Monash Road House is the perfect reflection of modern functionality meets classic aesthetics. Set in  a post-war cottage restoration, this humble dwelling stands firmly with innovative features that modern homeowners are looking for. Such timeless craftsmanship has…

Three Piece House | TRIAS

We love clever design and the Three Piece House by Sydney based architects TRIAS is right up there. Faced with an exposed corner lot, the house consists of three buildings that following the site boundaries and cluster together to create privacy…

Waterloo House | Anthony Gill Architects with Budwise Garden Design

Sandwiched between its neighbours as part of a row of terraces sat Waterloo House, a modest heritage-listed terrace that lacked light and pined for a much-needed nature-infused facelift. Anthony Gill Architects, together with the Budwise Garden Design successfully altered the then-confined and dim house…

Balnarring Retreat | Branch Studio Architects

Those who yearn for a slow, meaningful life need to create a nesting abode like the Balnarring Retreat. The ultimate man cave, yoga retreat, study nook, this woodland masterpiece has been specifically designed to easily transform to suit the needs of the…

Fish Creek House | Edition Office

Sitting along Victoria’s Gippsland ridgelines is the Fish Creek House, a three-pavilion habitation with highly-textured walls and robust structure. Edition Office thought of the design so cleverly cooked up that it both stands up to the harsh weather and complements its…

Auchenflower House | Vokes and Peters

Sitting on a street corner with a sloped site is this timber house of beguiling modesty. Vokes and Peters has reaped recognition on the Auchenflower House when this architectural entry has amassed 2 awards during the Houses Awards 2017, one…

Australian Houses Awards 2017 Winners Named

Houses, Australia’s leading residential architecture magazine once again celebrates grand home designs across the country. The focus of the awards is mainly on small-scale architecture that rightfully deserves the spotlight. The Houses Awards 2017 spans across 10 categories that carefully scrutinise…