new build beach house

clifton, completed 2014

beach view

local granite clad concrete sea walls protect existing + new vegetation

front terrace

sliding folding shutters provide both shade, privacy + security

living room

the open plan space maximises the limited planning footprint


kitchen / dining / living


the double sided hearth also faces the dining room


guest suite

the mirrored internal gable increases the sense of space

guest suite

guest suite

main suite

all bedroom open onto balconies facing the sea

main suite

pocket doors increase both the sense of space + usable space when open

'loft' stair

up to additional bunk room

bunk room

the bunk room opens onto a private terrace with levels accommodating protected trees
the bunk beds have storage drawers inside each step

bunk room

looking towards bathroom beyond. natural light is brought through via the clerestorey above the bathroom wall