Entries by happymondaysuppdort

Moureeses Bay, Northland (Darren O’Neill)

Registered Master Builders National House of the Year 2014 This stunning site designed by Darren O’Neill, features multiple large cantilevers, while several UC steel beams are used to create the first floor overhang to the front of the garage. The builder, Bella Homes, won the Registered Master Builders National House of the Year 2014 and […]

Smith Residence, Merivale (MATZ)

2013 NZIA Canterbury Housing Award. This large two-storey home designed by Matz Architects features concrete wall panels and large openings and other fascinating elements. Our team was particularly pleased with the stair design. The jury described the large inner-city suburban house as “an elegant response to its site” which “makes an understated and respectful contribution […]

229 Lichfield Street, (Young Architects)

2013 ADNZ/Resene National Design Award Finalist and Regional Winner for Commercial /Industrial, Commercial Interiors and Resene Colour in Design. Christchurch locals may remember this existing building as the shop and warehouse for Global Culture. Constructure renovated and strengthened the building to 100% of new building code, with feature structural steel frames and ply. The Corten […]

Stanley House

LOCATION Christchurch. On behalf of Weir Walker Architecture. CHALLENGES Unusually large cantilever concrete panels perpendicular to the wall panels below to form first-floor master bedroom. SOLUTION Intricate hidden structure design to support the weight of the top floor. PARTNERS: Weir Walker Architecture in association with Lanyon & LeCompte