Kangaroo Point House / DMJ Design Studio

first_imgPhotographs:  IMAGEination & C. OcampoText description provided by the architects. This house is located on Sydney South and enjoys of great western views to the Georges River and eastern views to Oyster Bay, two beautiful natural reserves.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoThe owners wanted a house which will offer to them a luxurious life style and provide them with some of the services of a club at home. As a result of their brief it was designed and built a 550m2 house which includes 3 Car spaces, 4 Bedrooms, home office, bar, home theatre, 2 living areas with entertaining balconies, swimming pool, gym, spa, BBQ area and boat facilities.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoThe house is developed in three different levels along the site. The main house takes part on the highest point above the rock outcrop, down in the middle of the site is located the Cabana with the gym, Spa and BBQ area and in the bottom of the site are the boat facilities. All the different sections along the site are linked by a 5 stops inclinator.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoThe main natural feature on site is a rock outcrop which is listed as a heritage natural formation as it use to give shelter to the Australian aboriginals of the area. The main living areas are located over this rock in order to enjoy of the views towards the river.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoWater elements and open areas are concepts which are represented in every part of the house. All main spaces are interacting with the outside and the natural surroundings become an extension of the interior.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoThe volumetric concept is based on three juxtaposed cubes linked by a straight circulation axis which is repeated on Ground and First Floor with variations on size and materials. Big glass openings are used to enjoy of the views and to provide sun access to the interior. The materials were chosen based on low maintenance and durability such as concrete, natural stone, metal cladding and render and paint.Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. OcampoEcologically it incorporates passive solar heating techniques, the living areas floor is stone to increase sun heat storage during the winter months, it has 2 water recycling tanks, low-e glass, high rated fixtures and solar hot water system.Save this picture!PlanProject gallerySee allShow less’Beyond Green! – Tall Buildings in a Sustainable Future’ SymposiumArticlesTehran Stock Exchange Competition Entry / EBA[M] + VMX ArchitectsArticles Share Projects Houses “COPY” Kangaroo Point House / DMJ Design StudioSave this projectSaveKangaroo Point House / DMJ Design Studio Save this picture!© IMAGEination & C. Ocampo+ 25 Share Kangaroo Point House / DMJ Design Studio Year:  Australia ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/263168/kangaroo-point-house-dmj-design-studio Clipboard Architects: DMJ Design Studio Area Area of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/263168/kangaroo-point-house-dmj-design-studio Clipboard CopyAbout this officeDMJ Design StudioOfficeFollowProductsGlassSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesSydneyHousesAustraliaPublished on August 15, 2012Cite: “Kangaroo Point House / DMJ Design Studio” 15 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogShowershansgroheShower MixersVinyl Walls3MVinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ Abrasion ResistantPartitionsSkyfoldIntegrating Operable Walls in a SpaceLightsVibiaLamps – NorthCultural / PatrimonialIsland Exterior FabricatorsSeptember 11th Memorial Museum Envelope SystemSkylightsVELUX CommercialAtrium Longlight, DZNE GermanyHanging LampsLouis PoulsenLamp – PH ArtichokeTiles / Mosaic / GresiteHisbalitMosaic Tiles – TexturasAcousticMetawellAluminum Panels – Acoustic SailsMineral / Organic PaintsKEIMTiO2-free Mineral Paint – Soldalit®-ArteWall / Ceiling LightsA-LightWall Grazer Concealed LightsDoorsBuster and PunchDoor Hardware – Pull BarMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?Kangaroo Point House / DMJ Design Studio是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream ArchDaily Area:  550 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Photographs 2010 CopyHouses•Sydney, Australia “COPY”last_img read more