Martin Hill & Phillipa Jones
Faced with the cost of extending and restoring an old, the clients sought Common Ground advice on alternative design options.
The development of a new, compact, independent studio on a small Bungalow in a busy inner city Auckland suburban site. The two level dwelling and gardens created a tranquil, independent workspace for the self-employed artist/designer couple, and independent guest accommodation when required.
The Common Ground design team developed a tight but extremely efficient buildings with traditional forms akin to the area, but with modern detailing – achieving a high quality outcome within the prescribed budgetary constraints.
$NZ 240,000 (2004) = $2M today
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