The design incorporates a traditional timber house with modern additions that are emphasised through timber cuboid forms (stomp boxes) both internally and externally. Bringing the courtyard forward on the site draws north light into the heart of the home, making it a focal point for the Stompbox house.
Altereco Design is a boutique design practice creating beautiful homes in Melbourne's leafy suburbs and throughout regional Victoria.
We work with our clients to create beautiful, unique, practical, livable spaces or adapt spaces that are already special.
Our expertise is in designing residential dwellings, whether a new build or a renovation to an existing home.
We draw inspiration from the site & surrounding environment. Natural materials play a big part in our ethos, along with efficiency, sustainability & practicality.
Idyllically set among Victoria’s coastal bushland on the Mornington Peninsula, this was a replacement building for a fiberglass shack that has grown into a permanent residence and a coastal holiday home for extended family.