ARCHITECTURE

The Moorish inspired architecture is an articulation of intersecting, recessing and protruding blocks with a balance of larger apertures and…

Photo: Julian Vassallo…

Modern Extension

This incorporates a ‘woven’ stone façade that combines contemporary minimalism with vernacular building technologies…

When open, the floor-to-ceiling doors disappear behind timber screens, so completely merging the internal and external spaces. As well, large…

Facade

The only part of the original house that remains. The original decorative detailing is still in place but Bernard inserted…

TERRACE

The outdoor terrace features a variety of seating areas to chill al fresco surrounded by the tropical bush. Locally sourced…

ARCHITECTURE

Simplified Moorish architecture with timber canopies …

Exterior Facade

As well as providing an insulating layer and shade, the faceted exterior throws ever-changing shadows throughout the day, and looks…

The beauty and synchronicity of the materials can be seen in the profile of the house - natural stone, warmed…

ARCHITECTURE

The Moorish inspired architecture is an articulation of intersecting, recessing and protruding blocks with a grand entry portal and a…

The pool was elevated to access the views across countryside to the sea. This also allowed the architects to put…

Exterior

The house, which is just over a century old, sits in a large garden which includes a pool. When creating…