The Light Box

Project Overview

The Light Box is a Californian bungalow renovation located in an area of significant heritage inside the city of Darebin. Two differing architectural styles have been married to celebrate and enhance the dignified heritage of this original Californian bungalow in Northcote. The modern extension has enabled light to be captured from all directions at different points of the day.

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Featured Press

2018  Australian Design Review:Turning a Californian bungalow into a light box

2018 Contemporist: The Light Box (see more)

2018  My House Idea: The Light Box by Finnis Architects and Damon Hills (see more) 

2018 Arch Daily: Light Box / Damon Hills + Finnis Architects (see article)

2018 News.com.au: An unlivable suburban bungalow is now a light-filled modern home (see article)

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Awards

2018 Victorian Architecture Awards: Listed in Best New Residential Architecture

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Project Credits

Interior Design: Carmel Iudica Interior Design

Photographer: Tom Roe

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Heritage, Residential