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House of the week: Keeping one step ahead at Lakelands

21 Aug 2015, Posted by Michelle in Media

“WHEN architect Jon Webber was approached by Byron and Hannah to design a home for their young family, he was faced with an unusual project. Rather than designing a home that was sympathetic to the surrounding houses while still taking advantage of available views, Byron and Hannah’s lot in Lakelands was surrounded by expansive vacant lots, making design choices much more predictive than reactive.”

Merewether: Smart nod to the future

27 Feb 2015, Posted by Michelle in Media

“WHEN the client approached Jon Webber, of Webber Architects, with the brief to renovate their “caravan of a home”, the brick home sat quaintly at just 85 square metres. With 550 square metres of land on the site, it’s safe to say there was room to grow. The original home, built in the 1960s and finished in a cement render on brick with a tiled roof, had become too small for the Merewether Heights, Newcastle, family.”