Outside the square

A free-flowing, open-plan aesthetic has optimised interior space in this penthouse apartment Read more

Sense of theatre

This large villa has a clear demarcation between lavish areas for entertaining and more intimate spaces for family life Read more

Look both ways

To maximise the sun and provide views in two directions, this house has a strong transparency and terraces at the front and the rear Read more

Cloud nine

With its light-filled, double-height living space, white walls and sculptural glass stairs, this penthouse has an ethereal quality Read more

Part of the scenery

This house sits neatly on a limited footprint of dense, bush-clad land Read more

Well connected

With its soaring double-height glazing and wide openings, this new house has a close connection to the outdoors and the wider view beyond Read more

Country colours

This award-winning relocatable house was painted in a range of Resene shades Read more

Sheltering wing

Protected outdoor spaces and intelligent design mean The Venice house by Platinum Homes is a warm place to be summer or winter Read more

Double the impact

You can enjoy a fire in two rooms, or inside and on a patio with a Through Wall fire from Real Fires Read more

Vive la différence

From the solid masonry construction and shuttered windows to the easy indoor-outdoor flow, this new home by Town & Country Residential offers a contemporary take on a European classic Read more

Vive la différence

PeterFell coloured concrete features inside and out Read more

One of a kind

The owners of this house wanted an individual appearance for their new home, so they approached Hinuera Natural Stone Read more






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