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Marvelous modular retreat goes off-grid in untamed Tasmania

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Nov 14, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Nov 13, 2015

Located southeast of Hobart on a 19-acre north-facing site, the Premaydena House is protected from the strong winds from the Great Southern Ocean by a dense eucalyptus forest to the south but is left exposed to cold and salty northeasterly winds. To protect the home against the harsh winds, Vasiljevich enclosed the home in a ‘box inside a box’ system, in which red and orange galvanized metal panels shield an inner verandah and the internal modular units enclosed in wood. The sliding panels and...





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