This residence is located within a streetscape lined with properties of considerable size and value. The brief demanded architectural quality and of a high architectural appearance. This generous family orientated residence demands good design principles, passive solar design, maximize view opportunities, an internal court yard and room for a young family to grow. Elegant in its expression, this building dominates one’s focus of large scale being located on the side 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.