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A crooked little fisherman cottage gets a new lease on life in the hands of owners Jamie Kwong and his wife, Ingrid, who renovate the seaside shack with an eco-friendly approach that includes recycled and repurposed materials wherever possible. Located across the bay from Australia’s Palm Beach, the Little Black Shack has been made available to rent for your next dream vacation getaway.
The home's lush surroundings.
A covered patio just off the living room is accessible via custom doors. "The use of the large steel sliding and stacking doors allowed the volume to open up and make the home feel much more expansive that it really is," says Knight.
The horizontally slatted cedar railing bordering the first floor deck is echoed on the second floor balcony.
"By using a shou sugi ban facade. we softened the materiality somewhat but pushed the intent further by creating a highly-faceted detail (almost like a latticework) that contrasts with the multi-colored and varied landscape and lakeside setting," Buhler explains.
A collection of low-slung volumes create a series of platforms near the ground, so family members can be close together while still retaining their privacy.
A modern, barn-style house in Byron Bay, Australia.
An outdoor bathroom for lazy summer soaks.
The home's elegant post-and-beam construction as seen from the exterior.