Architecturally designed residential renovation
Loftus St, Leichhardt
Project : The rear rooms of this substantial Federation house blocked off all meaningful access to the rear garden. Furthermore half the rear yard was taken up by a large imposing asbestos shed.
The ground floor was extended around 1m in length whilst using as many of the existing brick walls as possible. A full width Kitchen, Dining and Living space was opened up with full width Bi-folding doors to the garden. The previous bathrooms and Laundry were then shunted into the middle of the house. A new first floor attic was fashioned into the roof space, not visible from the street. A new shed / studio replaced the existing shed and the garden enhanced
Date : Completed 2005
Builder : Mardini Constructions
Photographer : Brendan Read