Positioned on a previously cleared site with views towards Tasman Island and the Southern Ocean beyond, this project takes the farmhouse typology and transforms it into a hybrid courtyard house. Visitors enter through a covered threshold, experiencing views into the treed courtyard and the sea beyond, before venturing into the main living space where the full panorama unfolds. Three gable …

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Husabost - The Long House - Rural Design Architects - Isle of Skye and the Highlands and Islands

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This week, architect Niall Maxwell talks to us about designing a building flexible enough to accommodate life’s ever-changing needs, from office space to living space—and while keeping costs rock bottom. For the next 48 hours, he will be available to answer any and all questions. Ask away!

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The roof and external walls have been clad in fibre-cement corrugated panels, eliminating the need for rain-pipes or gutters(really??)

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Turn an outdoor, storage shed into a reading room, craft room, play room, etc. Would love to do this for my lot

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