City of Sydney
Duplex and The City
Urban Living: a Dwelling with Two Apartments in Sydney Equivalent to the brownstones of New York, this interwar duplex is a humane scale solution to housing in the Sydney city fringes. Shoulder to shoulder with…read more..
The Birdcage Lift Enquiry
It began with a simple enquiry. “Can we have a bird cage lift?” And so with this addition at its core, a once unexceptional dwelling on Sydney Harbour was transformed into an extraordinary waterfront townhouse. By reconfiguring…read more..
Deck in Canopy
Set on a sloping site facing Sydney Harbour headlands, with magnificent mature Spotted Blue Gum (Corymbia citriodora), the design works with its dual frontage to produce architecture ‘in the round’. The peace fingers plan divides…read more..
Atop Sydney’s most important art deco skyscraper, two uncompromisingly modern residential apartments have been delicately inserted into the vacant plant rooms. 16 O’Connell Street was designed in 1938-40 by Bruce Dellit, architect of Hyde Park’s…read more..