New Homes

Anne's Home - Waikanae

This cedar clad exterior home was inspired by warm childhood memories of the wooden chalets in Switzerland. The love for timber extends inside, highlighted by the birch ceiling to the timber flooring, with touches of wood tastefully scattered throughout the home.Thick, well-insulated walls ensure that the warmth is preserved and... More >

Hawkes Bay Showhome

This stunning home incorporates three bedrooms and a separate media room. It also combines contemporary styling with practical and hardwearing materials, making for low-maintenance, easy living built to last. More >

Waikanae North House

This pavilion-style house was built for a young Wellington family who escape to the Kāpiti Coast during weekends. The 195sqm home also makes an eye-catching addition to its neighbourhood – vertical black and horizontal cedar cladding create contrast and impact on the site, which was tricky to build on. More >

Ferndale Showhome #6

Ferndale was developed from 15 hectares of landscaped rolling land on the Kapiti Coast, and is a sustainably focused, environmentally responsible community which values the local context and makes efficient use of resources. With the development nearly complete, the focus of this design was to embody the principles of the... More >

Ferndale Showhome #5

Set within the picturesque eco-subdivision of Ferndale, 60km north of Wellington, this single level pavilion-style property works equally well as an urban family home or a relaxing getaway. More >

Ferndale Showhome #4

Sitting on a site elevated from the road, and adjacent to a native bush gully, this site had a small building platform to work with and northerly aspect with views across to a reserve. More >

Ferndale Showhome #3

The Ferndale home had to be designed to meet the requirements pertaining to eco responsibility set by the tough Ferndale covenants and design guidelines, which were established to retain as well as enhance the character of the site. More >

Ferndale Showhome #2

The ferndale showhome had to be designed to meet the requirements of eco responsibility set by the tough Ferndale covenants while being modestly priced. The clients wanted a showhome for a modern family with a compact but well thought-out layout using traditional kiwi features with a contemporary treatment.The showhome comprises... More >

Ferndale Showhome #1

The clients wanted to build a showhome with a timeless broad appeal that would also accentuate the sustainable concept of the Ferndale subdivision and make maximum advantage of the site. The orientation of the showhome in relation to the sun was well thought through: More >

Karori Knockdown & Rebuild

Clad in crisp white plaster and textured black cedar, this contemporary home celebrates contrasts. And the variety doesn’t stop there. A cantilevered corner of the smartly dressed house creates a covered entry, leading to a bold concrete feature staircase. More >

Wanaka Retreat

The clients brief was to create a bolthole from their busy Wellington work life. The design needed to suit the vernacular of the local architecture and sit well to the distant views. Considering the extreme Otago climate, lots of sunlight access in winter and shady spaces in the summer were... More >

de Bres Home

Elevated from the road, sits this single level, contemporary home in the beautiful Island Bay area. It's always an exciting process to see a project spring out of the drawings and come alive! More >