lawson village centre

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The Lawson Village centre is a boutique retail development of 10 Shops fronting the Great Western Highway at Lawson in the Blue Mountains. The buildings iconic tower is strategically located and designed to `mark’ the new town centre following the recent renewal and upgrade works to the Great Western Highway. The project provides a variety of modern shops that address …


aspect apartments | potts hill

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Having previously prepared the feasibility study for Landcom, integratedDESIGNgroup were engaged to develop the scheme to DA by JSN HANNA. Containing 96 NE/NW facing units across 5 buildings the development is carefully arranged to connect existing bushland view corridors whilst presenting the residential flat buildings (RFB) as large houses when viewed from the park opposite. A typical floor plate has …


9 hilts | strathfield

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Marking this important corner site is a residential apartment development composed of individual `buildings’ or `elements’ that relate to the different streetscapes by reference to height, bulk and scale, colour, external fittings and materials of the surrounding buildings. Utilising the design philosophy of a ‘community of buildings’ the proposal offers a more dense and diverse urban fabric whilst maintaining existing …


pinnacle apartments | park central

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Prepared under the Park Central Design Guidelines, the apartment buildings form an integral part of the master plan. Pinnacle North is located at one of the main entries to the estate and provides an elegant entry statement. Pinnacle Apartments is positioned opposite the park on a steeply sloping site, thus providing a number of individual private entrances through clever planning. …

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orange grammar school

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integratedDESIGNgroup developed a concept using the buildings to form the edge of the school community, providing the meeting spaces between and at the centre of the classroom clusters, defining the focus of the school community and providing a protective yet permeable interface with the community. The arrangement of buildings and open space cleverly traverse the undulating site and minimise the …


st marys estate

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In conjunction with Landcom, Penrith Council and the Development Team, this estate addressed the escalating housing costs in Sydney and delivered affordable house and land packages, substantially below the market cost. This development benefits from knowledge gained at Forest Glade, ensuring cost effective building planning, use of materials and efficient urban planning. 20% of the product was provided as affordable …


peel house

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Located outside Bathurst, this rural home captures the essence of the classic country pavilion. Two misaligned pavilions create entry and private spaces, winter and summer courtyards. The sliding plan allows zoning of the living spaces and allows good passive control of solar and wind influences on the dwelling. The arrangement ensures district views that are enjoyed from all major rooms. …


park central terraces

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Prepared under the Park Central Design Guidelines, the terraces form an integral part of the master plan. Across from the main community park, the terraces have an ‘open connectedness’ with the park, whilst the front courtyard creates a transitional defensible zone. The north facing rear courtyards draw light into the dwellings promoting an open indoor/outdoor living arrangement. Despite the density, …


rural residence | orange

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Our client was relocating from tropical Queensland to Orange in central New South Wales and wanted to accommodate their family in an open, stylish home that captured the best of the lifestyle they were leaving behind with the best of the new one they would adopt. The form of the house is derived from the expression and resolution of the …


highview jetty o’connell

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The first site encountered in a 30 year career that did not immediately reveal its own inevitable architectural response! Perhaps this is merely the procrastination of an owner/architect, but ‘scheme 9B’ is a balanced fusion of context, preconception, opportunity, imperative and economics. These influences combine to make a rural cluster of sheds divided or coalesced by an obligatory jetty (the …