Ryan House is located on a large 6,500m² plot on the outskirts of Blenheim. “There is a lot of development going on in the Springlands part of the town where the house is sited, and Hamish Ryan had already collaborated with us …
We work in a creative and collaborative studio. Arthouse Architects fosters a team approach for architects and designers that is carried through to our relationships with clients, contractors and consultants. Working collaboratively with landscape architects, sculptors and artists is integral to what we do.
“Our aim is enduring permanent design rather than the transient.”
Context and sustainability are fundamental to our design approach, integrating innovative methods of dealing with passive cooling and heating, natural ventilation, daylight management and energy use. Good design is creative and positive with a poetic quality, yet functional and personal with the client always in mind.
LOCATION: Christchurch and Nelson, New Zealand
LEARN MORE: http://www.arthousearchitects.co.nz/
This new home is built on part of the clients’ family farm. It is designed to be comfortable for 2 people but easily expand to accommodate the influx of extended family. Verandah House is a relaxed, casual series of covered and open spaces designed to maximise the views and offer ultimate flexibility.