Birkenhead House by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects

Birkenhead House by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects

Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects possess designed the Birkenhead House in Auckland,
New Zealand.


From the architects:

The clients requested a family home that linked to the sun and the views, a relate to revel in with family and pals as a retreat from their busy work lives.

The put is of a triangular nature falling from its widest portion at Hinemoa Avenue to the waters edge of the Auckland inner harbour. The reveal used to be to make essentially the many of the panorama provided by the steep section and to suit a family home correct into a correct building envelope. The proposed residing is of three ranges with a decrease floor floor containing four bedrooms, storage and loo companies and products, a floor floor stage that comprises the kitchen, dining, vital living areas and garaging and the 2d floor that comprises the grasp mattress room, en-suite, cloth wardrobe and a watch. Terraces hotfoot along with the inch off the vital living areas connecting to a swimming pool to the north side of the upper space.

The speculation used to be to uncover the building forms of the proposed home to the rectangular nature of the present neighbouring constructions and other houses within the streetscape by strategy of the materials, positioning and forms frail. The home is positioned within the slope of the distance taking into consideration the home to take a seat within the planning controls of height in the case of boundary. It moreover permits the home to be positioned reminiscent of other houses on the avenue. The positioning moreover permits the home to uncover to the natural contours of the land and the longitudinal, vital focus of the home to the harbour conception and a connection to the sun at the north and west connections off the vital living areas. The roofs are sloping and directional against the avenue and relates to many of the different houses within the avenue creating a real streetscape.

Architect: Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects

Pictures – Patrick Reynolds

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *