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Hautana Street residential renovation
About This Project
Project Ref: 13043
Location: Central, Lower Hutt
NZIA Architect: DaVoR Mikulcic Dipl. Eng. Arch. (Sarajevo) RAIA, ANZIA
Project Type: Interior Architecture
Construction: Combination of timber framed & steel structure.

Internal renovation of residential two story building from year 1980.

Two story timber framed, timber weatherboard and brick clad exterior required radical internal changes. The Client required a large comfortable open plan kitchen, living ,dining area with new kitchen as large as possible. Also Required was a redesigned entry hall with steps to bedroom area, creation of a new studio area at ground level and provide a new Formal living area for visitors but at the same time a new entertainment system and fire place as required to expanded open plan family living dining kitchen area. We took advantage of orientation this room in winter work as sun room. To provide additional light and sun in centre of house, we created a glass block wall maintaining privacy and providing light and sun. Working closely with structural engineer, we created interesting recessed areas in the ceiling. Through entire ground level are laid new timber floors and carpet in formal living area. At rear of house is created a large rumpus, hobby space with sauna and additional storage room, laundry - utility room and visitors toilet. New big exterior aluminium -glass sliding doors - walls at north east, make indoor outdoor flow effortless. Using simple forms and materials we created contemporary interior that suits the clients requirements.

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  • Year 2002 NZIA - Local Architecture award Wellington, award for architecture - Interior design.
  • Year 2002 NZIA - Local Architecture award (Wellington), Resene Color award.
  • Year 2006 NZIA - Local Architecture award (Wellington), architecture in Residential category - special needs.
  • Year 2007 NZ Master Builders Wellington award for house of the year.
  • Year 2007 NZ Master Builders Wellington award -future proof house of the year.
  • Year 2007 NZ Master Builders Wellington award for the best bathroom design.
  • Year 2007 NZ Master Builders Wellington, Gold medal for house of the year.
  • Year 2004 Wining arch. competition for project - Wilton Church in Wellington.
  • Year 2002 NZIA - Local architecture award (Wellington) short listed Project for award in architecture.
  • Year 2001 Winning arch. competition for St.Peter and Paul Church -LOWER HUTT.
  • Year 2000 Second place on arch. competition for Urban development UPPER HUTT.

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