Fairfield.2Contemporary Exterior, Melbourne

Emma Cross

Inspiration for a contemporary two-storey brown house exterior in Melbourne with mixed siding, a shed roof and a metal roof. —  Houzz
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tamarafilicin wrote:16October,2018
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    Hi colorbond trim is Monument and timber is a secret fixed shiplap in silvertop ash.


  • tamarafilicin
    last year
    And would you know the colour of the render? Thanks for your responses, they’re helping me out with colour choice!

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Georgia Madden added this to Best of the Week: 28 Amazing Australian Homes14 August 2019

16. Location: Melbourne, VictoriaDesigner: Excelsior Master BuilderFeatures: A fun and imaginative addition to a Victorian weatherboard cottage.

Georgia Madden added this to What Should I Do... If I Suspect My Home Has Asbestos?22 November 2018

Which homes are most likely to be affected? Any house or apartment built or renovated before 1990 can be affected, whether it’s made of brick, weatherboard or fibro.7 Hidden Problems in Older Properties

Joanna Tovia added this to Best of the Week: 34 Decks That Deliver25 September 2018

14. Location: Fairfield, VictoriaDesigner: Excelsior Master BuilderFeatures: A deck accessible from more than one room of the house is all the more useful.

Georgia Madden added this to A Modest Cottage on a Narrow Site Gets an Ingenious Addition2 September 2018

Images by Emma CrossAnswers by Shae Parker McCashen at Green Sheep Collective and Tim Martin at Excelsior Master BuilderWho lives here: A family with two young children, a dog and a catLocation: Fairfield, VictoriaOriginal size: 94 square metresSize after extension: 181 square metres (the house measures 150 square metres and the deck is 31 square metres)Architect: Shae Parker McCashen at Green Sheep CollectiveBuilder: Tim Martin at Excelsior Master BuilderStructural engineer: ZS ConsultingSurveyor: Mackie Surveying and Tekcon GroupEnergy efficiency specialist: Filter ESD

What Houzzers are commenting on:

fiontrendos added this to Garden4 days ago

Stone paving for path with grass between

Corinne Roberts added this to Quandong Renovation29 July 2020

Cladding and shape (looks different - a distinct feature)

Chris Sheerin added this to Exterior11 June 2020

Quirky shape and beautiful shade idea

Renee Perchard added this to Perchard - main bedroom7 June 2020

Would that type of nook work for main bedroom? Open windows also?

HU-979412035 added this to Unique Ideas7 June 2020

Seperate extension to original house?

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