This beautiful European looking house has 4 half levels creating a special flow inside the house on this steep sloping site. The house has a vernacular feel to it and is free of toxic timbers. Windows and doors all locally produced from cypress timber.

This affordable 3 bedroom house has been designed on a restricted site due to geotechnical constraints.

This ridge top house located in the "Te Manawa" eco village in the Motueka valley has been cut into the hill and is a great example of site appropriate design.

This house is situated on a north facing ridge in the "Te Manawa" eco village in the Motueka valley. The timber framed Eco house has several different building systems to create a so called hybrid house, which means basically the use of appropriate materials and building systems in the right place, to create a really comfortable home.