A Great Ocean Road Shack With a View Gets a Sustainable Update

By Michele Koh Morollo
When Kate and Grant, the owners of Dorman House—an old shack near the beach in Lorne, Victoria, Australia—decided to renovate, they hoped to modernize the space while retaining its charming, shack-like character. And they also were seeking better views of the ocean.
They approached Australian design studio Austin Maynard Architects, who were more than happy to salvage Kate and Grant's shack—a traditional post-war-style residence along the Great Ocean Road that's quickly being replaced by what the studio’s founder Andrew Maynard calls...
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