Especially interesting was the notion of the bush shack as informed by urban sensibilities – how to live in relative though stripped back comfort

Especially interesting was the notion of the bush shack as informed by urban sensibilities – how to live in relative though stripped back comfort

The house is sited on the southern end of the existing terrace, where the previous house was located

The house is sited on the southern end of the existing terrace, where the previous house was located

This is the location that most minimizes the potential from any future fire hazard

This is the location that most minimizes the potential from any future fire hazard

There’s playful manipulation of perspective and perception throughout the home

There’s playful manipulation of perspective and perception throughout the home

Perched on a raised plateau, this home takes cues from the surrounding forest by using timber and stone – as well as glass and steel

Perched on a raised plateau, this home takes cues from the surrounding forest by using timber and stone – as well as glass and steel

Contemporary house with stone and cedar

Contemporary house with stone and cedar

Contemporary house with stone and cedar

Contemporary house with stone and cedar

Perched on the podium, the upper two levels are clad in a white stained wood

Perched on the podium, the upper two levels are clad in a white stained wood

The raw concrete materiality of the lower level is a nod to the stone foundations of the old wooden barns that once swept the landscape

The raw concrete materiality of the lower level is a nod to the stone foundations of the old wooden barns that once swept the landscape

The use of large windows underlines a constant connection between the interior and nature, including the lake and the forest

The use of large windows underlines a constant connection between the interior and nature, including the lake and the forest

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