For Sale

‘Collis House’ 7 Godalmin St, Eltham Vic

The prolific Mr Knox strikes again with this wonderful, c.1966 Eltham retreat. Some of you may notice a striking similarity between this and another of everyone's favourite bushland designer recently featured in Design Files. In any case here's your chance to cosy...

24 Monash Ave, Lenah Valley TAS

Suit and helmet on Retronauts, your next mission awaits in a city not too far away. Prepare yourself for visions of beauty, wonder and ready yourself to take one small step/s for all Mod kind up that incredible staircase. In 10, 9, 8.........

14 Rodney Ave, Tranmere SA

A sweetie-pie,which has been styled to the hilt and though we would have kept the cream brick and olive window detailing, we're not going to quibble. This is clearly a little act of love, sweat and tears which will ensure this residence kicks through the danger era...

18-20 Carlsberg Rd, Eaglemont VIC

We've been fascinated and enthralled this last fortnight by the confluence of themes which continually weave around MA; memory, history, family, housing, loss, decay and demolition with local artistry, in the form of The Omega Project. If you have not seen it in the...

‘Robieson House’ 63-67 Albion Cres, Greensborough VIC

The parade of astounding original and mint condish homes rolls on with this eye watering dreamboat, once again found in the middle-ring, rather overlooked suburbs of Melbourne. This neat-as-the-day-it-was-built, streamlined brick and beamed stunner still boasting its...

1 Bridge St, Bridgewater SA

A beautiful MCM design seemingly trapped in a dripping, ivy garden (though not without its own inherent charms). We'd suggest that the stunning lines and features of this home could use less folky fairy florals and perhaps more Gilberto cha-cha-cha to really bring out...

7 Atkinson St, Templestowe VIC

And the working week concludes with a bang! A commanding 1960s residence on a spread so painfully Melbourne it wears scarves in April, prefers magics over 3/4 quarters at their local cafe and is a (full) MMC member. What starts out as a lovely and unassuming brick n'...

29 Kent St, Tamworth NSW

Well hello darlin', ain't you just you just the purtiest thang I ever did see. If I were a carpenter  I'd be slappin' down cash on the barrelhead and takin you up on some kinda permanent livin' arrangement. Perhaps one of you out there's got one on the way or yer...

22 Orchard Gr, Heathmont VIC

Our third example has seen a bit of a refurb. The white will be polarising (see what we did there?) but is it perhaps original after all? Love it or loath it we're just impressed the bathroom tiles have pulled through (usually the first to go in a contemporising...

9 Coltain St, Vermont South VIC

In Victoria the term 'Merchant Builders' has become descriptive shorthand for these homes we feature today, whether actually the product of this historical collective of project home builders or not. And here we see why - an actual Merchant Builders construction and a...