Impressive Extension to a Three Bedroom Private Residence in Melbourne

Impressive Extension to a Three Bedroom Private Residence in Melbourne

Architects: Architecton
Project: Impressive Extension of Victorian Residence
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Area: 420.0 m2
Photography: Jack Lovel
Text by Architecton

Middle Park is home to some of the best preserved and aged architecture in the city of Melbourne, and this impressive extension to a three bedroom private residence builds upon this reputation. A material palette of stone, concrete and metal integrates an interplay of languages that will stand the test of time.

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Whilst the street frontage remains untouched, the rear addition enhances the historical context of the Victorian terrace character with a contemporary counterpart, sympathetic to its surroundings and secret from the busy main road.

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This hovering hidden gem delineates an alfresco area affixed to an open planned living space, affirming the theme of integration, and creating a pastiche of past and present that is perpetually worthy of its time and place.

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