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Port Melbourne Townhouses in Victoria

Real Estate Building in Australia design by Bo Chu – period terrace homes in a coastal suburb

10 Jan 2024

Location: Bridge and Lyons street, Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Port Melbourne Townhouses

Photos by Timothy Kaye

Port Melbourne Townhouses, Victoria, Australia

The Port Melbourne Townhouses comprise of 6 size family-sized townhouses with shared parking on the basement level. Located in the heart of Port Melbourne, a coastal suburb 5km south of the Melbourne CBD, Australia, the site is bordered by the vibrant energy and liveliness of Bay street as well as the quiet, quaint domesticness of the period terrace, duplex of Bridge and Lyons street.

Port Melbourne Townhouses

The townhouses are organised across 3 storeys, capped-off by individual terraces on the roof level. To mitigate the physical attributes of a 3 storey structure, a layering effect is adopted in the form of a metal screen veil shrouding the corner frontage.

Port Melbourne Townhouses

Articulation in the form of battens spacing and length delivers an illusion of a double storey structure in lieu of 3. Further, the third level is also set back from the boundary behind the screens to achieve a less confronting or intimidating scale of the built form.

Port Melbourne Townhouses

Port Melbourne Townhouses

The driving principle behind this development is to inject density to the site. The architectural language in parallel to this driving principle is to develop a built-form response that is sophisticated in design, modern and in juxtaposing contrast with the surroundings to both evoke a landmark effect and to avoid adopting the built-form approach of watered-down imitation of heritage.

Victoria residence design by Bo Chu

Navigating heritage built-form sensitivities and housing realities, the Port Melbourne Townhouses are truly designed for living and entertaining referencing progressive design style in the heart of Port Melbourne.

Victoria home design by Bo Chu

Port Melbourne Townouses, Victoria – Property Information

Project size: 1044 sqm
Site size: 530 sqm
Completion date: 2022
Building levels: 3

Victoria house design by Bo Chu

Photography: Timothy Kaye

Port Melbourne Townhouses, Victoria images / information received 100124 from Bo Chu

Location: Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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