This residence is located within a streetscape lined with properties of typical brick and tiles suburban dwellings, in one of Launceston’s most desirable streets. The brief demanded architectural quality and of an outstanding appearance. This generous family orientated residence demands good design principles, passive solar design, internal court yards. Elegant in its expression, this building dominates one’s focus being located on the edge of a hill with views over the city below. The highly contemporary external aesthetic is showcased with the addition of stacked, honed architectural block work made in Tasmania – its material palette drawing clever reference to the contextual modern architectural homes in California.