The goal is to celebrate the setting and not overpower it.
Unique panoramic views framed by the Ruahine ranges, overlook award winning wineries within the Eskdale Valley of Napier. This inspired the architecture and style of this strikingly modern, five bedroom family home. Nestled into the contours of the hillside, every aspect of the design compliments the natural setting and expansive views the site delivers.
Mackit, having previously worked with the clients on an extensive renovation of their Wellington home, thoroughly understood their individual requirements and design taste. Clad in dark plaster, warm timber and seamed steel, the simplified, angular form intrigues as it emerges from the surrounding native bush. The contemporary aesthetic thoughtfully and considerately amplifies the drama of the setting.
Specifically designed architecture features allow this home to perform harmoniously, with the beautiful and harsh conditions inherent to an