Charles House

An extension to an original timber workers cottage in Sydney’s inner west, The Charles house maintains the old cottage with a modern split level addition at the rear whilst maintaining a expansive cottage garden to the north.

The Charles house is a sophisticated approach to tight planning and use or vertical volume for inner city family living. The new additions are sympathetic to the original cottage in finish and form matched with remarkable craftsmanship. Maintaining visual access to the garden, whilst affording natural light and ventilation from was critical in transforming this original cottage into a exquisite family home.