Clements House COWES

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Clements House
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iIn 2018 Bob and Jill Clements sold the house which Freda designed for them many years ago in Alton Road, Mt.Macedon and swapped the icy chill of the inland slopes for the sea breezes at Cowes, a picturesque beachside town on Phillip Island. They needed a practical single-level house which would serve them well in retirement, with an emphasis on being able to slide back doors to live in close proximity to the garden. The house faces a quiet side street, so that when they are enjoying the north sun on their raised deck, they can chat with passers-by who are always intrigued by the native flora balustrade and triangular fixing plates and trusses.

 

We love to design houses, house extensions, schools, and other buildings in and around Melbourne where a creative, affordable and environmentally responsible approach is required.​ Solar, PV, grey water, LED lighting, earth building, recycled materials - we have lots of experience!      

 

 

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