A Dramatic Cliffside Prefab Steps From the Beach in Australia

A Dramatic Cliffside Prefab Steps From the Beach in Australia

By Allie Weiss
With little time to waste, an Australian firm erects an efficient prefab overlooking the ocean.

When Richard and Jackie Willcocks started looking to build a house on the northern beaches of Sydney that could be completed by Christmas 2014, less than a year away, they knew it had to be prefab. Richard, who runs a boutique snowboard business, and Jackie, a medical student, once lived in a shipping container apartment building in Canberra and had watched as one half of the six-story block was assembled in three weeks. "It was phenomenal," Richard recalls. 

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