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This residence is located in Vaucluse, Sydney. It backs onto Parsley Bay Reserve, a leafy park at the harbours edge treasured as a hidden gem by locals. The site is a rectangular block orientated along a north/south axis, falling from south to north.
The project required the demolition of an existing, modified, brick cottage to make way for a new two-storey dwelling.
Drainage is often the forgotten workhorse of the building and design function. Yet drainage maintains a simple albeit vital purpose.