New Zealand Residence Embraces Its Industrial Roots

Max Capocaccia took on the challenge of designing Kingswood House, a family residence in Lyttelton, New Zealand. According to his description, “The building envelope needed to fit in the industrial port area while responding to the heritage constraints of the city plan. This led the design team to keep the original shape of the building, reinterpreting the structure and cladding material.”

While offering expansive views of the port, the design of the New Zealand residence simultaneously ensures a high level of privacy for the owners. Exposing the wood and steel structures creates an original living space that pays tribute to the industrial character of the building.

Read more:
Follow us: @freshome on Twitter | freshome on Facebook

More architectural and interior design inspirations on

Follow us on GOOGLE PLUS:
Follow us on PINTEREST:
Follow us on TWITTER:
Check us out on FACEBOOK:

Thanks! You've already liked this