Bones House in Bells Beach, Victoria Real Estate Building, Australian Modern Architecture Photos

Bones House in Bells Beach, Victoria

12 Aug 2021

Architecture: Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Location: Bells Beach, Victoria, Australia

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria

Bones House

Positioned on a hilltop overlooking the iconic Bells Beach Surfing Reserve, the Bones House involved alterations and additions to the existing dilapidated 3 bedroom residence on site.

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria Property

Bells Beach Victoria Property

Bells Beach home in Victoria

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

The existing footprint was largely re-used, with components of the original dwelling retained, whilst at the same time, completely re-imagining the building.

Bells Beach home by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria

The brief called for a refined home with a highly detailed application of material, but with a comfortable, warm aesthetic.

Bells Beach residence by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Bones House Victoria

The response was to utilise an earthy, textural palette to harmonise with the surrounding environs, essentially appearing as though the “re-imagined” building had always been there.

Victoria home by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Australian house design by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria

Bones House in Bells Beach, Victoria – Building Information

Architects: Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Builder: Torquay Homes Pty Ltd

Project size: 265 sqm
Site size: 323749 sqm
Completion date: 2020
Building levels: 1

Victoria waterfront residence by Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Photography: Nic Stephens Photography

Bones House Bells Beach Victoria

Lachlan Shepherd Architects are based in Torquay on Victoria’s SurfCoast. This Australian architecture practice are a young, innovative and enthusiastic architectural firm. The design studio take a holistic approach to building design – where each project is viewed as a sculptural element. The built forms are carefully planned to integrate seamlessly with its surroundings and respond to its specific environmental conditions.

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