The design specifically focusses on capturing the views across the ocean to the alps. This was achieved by placing glass along the full width of the living / dining / kitchen elevation.
By orienting the house to the north and using a solid concrete construction the natural heating properties of the sun is harnessed, moderating the temperature throughout summer and winter.
Combining the natural beauty of polished concrete floors and walls, timber, and glass, this ‘urban bach’
is an interpretation of kiwi modernism.