29 Feb '16, 6pm

Rescued 1927 Austin bungalow gets new life as a sweet new solar-powered home

Rescued 1927 Austin bungalow gets new life as a sweet new solar-powered home

The architects placed private rooms in the area that previously housed the public part of the house. They removed the front porch but left the main volume of the bungalow intact. A new corridor leads to a tall central space and the private area. The addition opens the public spaces to the backyard and enhances the feeling of openness. Cross ventilation , solar panels, rainwater harvesting and solar pool heating tubes provide the owners with a sustainable lifestyle.

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