Superb two-storey personal residence designed by B.E Structure situated in Vaucluse, Sydney, Australia.
Description by B.E Structure Providing an intentional level of distinction to the solidity of the prevailing sandstone home, the brand new addition is a mild intervention that emerges quietly from the cover of a fantastic, mature lemon-scented gum tree. With sensitivity to the location’s inherent strengths, the design embraces the preservation and integration of the established tree permitting it to stay the dominate function on the property. The coated outside areas are actually constructed across the tree, encapsulating and framing the trunk. The timber-clad columns recede into the background and a advantageous line of glazing opens to the densely planted aspect yard for steady entry to the pure surroundings from inside the inside areas. The higher degree sits within the branches of the tree floating above the underside construction to offer a singular treetop setting overlooking views to the Sydney Harbour. The roof is handled in a thought-about stone in order that it’s extra like landscaping adorned with the scattering of fallen leaves. Preservation of the tree required the construction to be bodily mild. Constructed on a steeply sloping website, the expansive addition made out of skinny concrete consists of an underground parking storage and a big suspended pool, with out damaging the tree’s root system. The suspended platform additionally offers a beneficiant planted space creating obscured views of the home. The addition is a delicate integration creating robust architectural expression that blends into its environment and preserves the material of the unique constructing. Go to B.E Structure