From the Architects:
Set in the south country of NSW, Foxground Farmhouse involved the incorporation and refurbishment of an old piggery and the addition of a substantial new developing. The driving force behind this design was the desire to protect the character of the current buildings and to restore the Relationships between the assortment of buildings on web site while incorporating a significant new constructing into the web site.
The essential to the accomplishment of the venture was to create back links and reinforce the spatial relationships on the website. The new building achieved this integration by linking all of the disparate buildings wrapping about the current cottage and farm developing and weaving new courtyards to suit our human scale. These new spaces now act as outside rooms, in which previously they were huge and unrelated.
Project: Foxground Farmhouse
Made by Roth Architecture
Photography: Murray Fredericks
Spot: South Coast of New South Wales, Australia
Web site: www.trt.com