Mansfield Appleton Residence

Mar 26, 2009
  • Article by Online Editor
  • Photography by Sharrin Rees
  • Architect Smart Design Studio

The challenge of the project was to create a contemporary living space within a 50s style, 80sqm apartment for a couple, while also providing a place to sleep and study part-time for their teenage children and respective partners. The focus centered on flexibility and economy of space while maintaining a free-flowing, light-filled interior that takes advantage of views to the north and east. The building’s grid prescribes a rhythm of three rooms of equal size along the eastern wall with the northern most room opening into the kitchen, dining and entry to form the living space.

Stormtech's linear drains for hospitality projects

Drainage is often the forgotten workhorse of the building and design function. Yet drainage maintains a simple albeit vital purpose.

Conversation • 0 comments

Add to this conversation



Your email address will not be published.