The low-maintenance family home

Lachlan Shepherd Architects designed this private home with plenty of space for a growing young family
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Architect: Lachlan Shepherd ArchitectsPhotographer: Ben HoskingAbout the project: The Price House was designed around a central north facing courtyard for a young family. Located in the inner township of Torquay on Victoria's Surf Coast, the home responds to the street interface by revealing little about the internal workings.


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This hall window faces down onto the pool

Extensive use of glazing, rusted steel cladding and cemintel "bare stone" panelling allow for a low-maintenance exterior that will age gracefully over time.

Oct 17, 2017





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