This terrace house is located in a distinct small heritage precinct of inner Sydney. Within the confines of being a Heritage Item, the house has been extensively remodeled. The design has responded to a way of living sustainably and efficiently in an increasingly hotter climate. The use of external shutters, glass louvres, ceiling fans, insulation and skylights, provide the means to tackle the discomfort of some summer days and contain warmth in winter.
The principles in remodeling this house within the confines of its heritage status were:
The project has contributed greatly to the environmental factors now governing how we design such as: