Tucked away on a rear Mount Maunganui coastal site, this box form home delivers a unique modern approach on family and coastal living.
The clients brief was to create simple linked spaces both vertically and horizontally to encourage the family to connect during daily activities. Spaces that encouraged interaction and sharing of lives in contrast to a larger home offering a disconnection from each other.
A double height void extends above the kitchen where a bridge links mum & dad to the two boys. Voices and movement between the areas bring the home to life.