A perfect balance between quiet seclusion, whilst still giving the feeling of being outside among the trees.
Nestled into the surrounding treescape, the environment in which this house sits was the guiding principle behind the design. Sitting quietly and not shouting, this new house in Wairarapa is modern and minimalist in style, with an industrial edge.
The exterior cladding is a combination of vertical shiplap cedar and cast concrete which creates contrasting forms, adding texture and interest to the dwelling. The garage block is clad in black, back painted glass, which provides a highly intricate surface that beautifully reflects the surrounding greenery.
The rooms are positioned in relation to both sun and shade, keeping