* Residential Architecture: Coromandel Bach House by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects
Posted by the editors on Wednesday, 18 April 2012
Residential Architecture: Coromandel Bach House by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects: “..the crafting of wood – the expression of structure, cladding, lining and joinery in a raw and unique way..The construction is reminiscent of the “trip” or “rafter” dams common in the Coromandel region at the turn of last century. Heavy vertical structural members supporting horizontal boarding. The unadorned natural timber, a sustainable and renewable resource, provides a connection to nature and the natural..” Vernacular, sustainable and renewable materials, extensive glazing, indoor/outdoor sensibility, magnificent views, extensive and varied use of wood..
image: © Patrick Reynolds; article: King , Victoria . “Coromandel Bach / Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects” 13 Apr 2012. ArchDaily. <http://www.archdaily.com/226039>