Renovation and Home Design

Top House

Top House

If you are wondering why I am referring to this unusual hexagonal house as a Top House. . .

. . . . it’s because it’s even more unusual than it looks

It spins (although not as fast as a real spinning top)

It is called the Everingham [read more…]

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David In The Front Yard

David Statue

I like some sort of sculptural piece in a garden . . . . but I think this might be a bit over the top.

A representation of the famous Michelangelo ‘Statue of David’ 4m tall.

I didn’t say copy because it looks like David has been doing some trunk curls to get that [read more…]

Tropical Temple? or House?

temple house

I would certainly describe this property as eye catching!

Although it does look like a Temple to me, its actually a three bedroom house.

Rather than the tropics it’s in a small street in the Melbourne Suburb of Cairnlea.

 

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Tumbledown Barn

alchemy Architect Barn House

At first glance this really does look like a Tumbledown Barn.

In reality it is actually a modern house by Alchemy Architecture an American practice that are very involved in designs that utilise recycled materals.

Follows the following link to see the interior and other interesting projects: Blair Barnhouse.

The front wall would be [read more…]

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Mexican Whale

Mexican whale

I’m not sure whether this looks like a Whale to me . . . . but that is what the architect says this house is!

Here is a view of the inside which looks quite cosy.

I wonder if the owner is called Jonah

The architect is Javier Senosiain and his company [read more…]

My Little Pony House

No I am not a ‘Brony’ (male who enjoys ‘My Little Pony’ ) but I had to watch plenty of those cartoons with my daughter. . . . And soon to watch again with my grandaughter.

This photo did remind me of those times.

 

The picture is from a website called Ugly Belgian [read more…]

2001 House

Why 2001. . . . Well I think the architects must have got their inspiration from the poster, on the right, from the movie 2001 a Space Odyssey.

The house was actually built in Hiroshima in 2007 by the Suppose Design Office.

If you follow the above link you will find more photographs [read more…]

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Toilet Roll Fail

Toilet Roll Fail

 

It really is worthwhile to think about all the details . . . . otherwise you may make a mistake like this!

Thanks to the Angry Architect, my favourite architectural blog, for this photo.

 

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