To counteract their busy city existence, an Auckland couple craves seclusion and the simple life. they’ve found both on the Hauraki Gulf’s Rakino Island.
One of the most challenging aspects of renovating an older home is the fact that you never know what to expect once you start pulling it apart.
Modern holiday home by architect Darren Jessop features large living area completely open to long deck
Architect Darren Jessop worked closely with the owners of this Auckland home to create the first certified Passive House in Australasia, meeting an exacting set of international standards.
To provide a seamless transition between old and new, the architect of this traditional bungalow renovation created a modern interpretation of a return veranda at the rear of the house
This house sits neatly on a limited footprint of dense, bush-clad land
This modern residence combines an architectural response to its seaside environment with an interior that offers guests an intriguing approach to the scenery