HIA ACT Southern NSW Housing and Kitchen and Bathroom Awards
Winner: 360 Building Solutions and Light House Architecture & Science
Bach House draws inspiration from New Zealand's iconic coastal holiday homes, blending functionality and aesthetics seamlessly. With an impressive 7.9-star energy rating achieved through standard building practices, this home adapts to its occupants' evolving needs, offering a flexible living experience. This home emphasizes flexibility, effortlessly transforming into two distinct living spaces while maintaining its primary function and flow. The design prioritizes accessibility, adhering to the Liveable Housing guidelines to ensure comfort and convenience as residents' needs change. This home even accommodates a live-in carer in the studio, promoting harmony and well-being. Every detail of this home focuses on practicality, energy efficiency, and space optimization. Thoughtful window placement maximizes natural light and warmth, creating a bright and functional living space without sacrificing comfort. Judges were impressed with the intelligent, thoughtful design and noted the exceptional quality finishes and details .
Winner 2023 ACT Southern NSW People's Choice