Parkville Renovation – HIA Winner 2018

This Major Renovation and Addition project required part Demolition of the existing Solid Brick Victorian Home to make way for an Ultra Modern Two Storey Addition over Basement Gym and rear Garage. The remaining existing Front section of the Home was then totally stripped back to its raw structural elements and totally refurbished. The Original Victorian Facade was steam cleaned to remove the Painted Finish which revealed the Original Hawthorn Blacks and Cream Brickwork which was then re pointed and Tuck Pointed in the traditional manner. The Original rotted Front Verandah was demolished and rebuilt using the original Wrought Iron Post and Fretwork. The front Terrace was also rebuilt using Carrara Marble and Basalt tiles. The Original Slate Roof was also replaced and re Flashed. Two additional Terracotta Chimney Pots were made to match the Original Chimney Pots and re installed.

The original Timber Sub Floors and Floor Boards were also removed and replaced.

The Ground Floor plan comprises Three Bedrooms, Bathroom, Laundry, Powder Room, Music & Study Area’s with Feature American Oak Staircase and Joinery, Living, Dining, Kitchen and Pantry. The external area comprises Landscaped rear Terrace with Honed Bluestone Pavers and a Raised Deck with feature Steel Pergola and Outdoor Fireplace enclosure area over the rear Garage.

First Floor plan comprises Parents Study, Master Bedroom, WIR and Master Ensuite.

The works comprise of the following features:

  • Basement Gym with External Light Court
  • Tank Room with 3600L Water Storage to Irrigation
  • La Paloma External Bricks from Austral Bricks in Gaudi Colour and Stack Bond
  • Bowral Dry Pressed Bricks from Austral Bricks in Charolais Cream & Flemish Bond
  • Thermeco Thermally Broken Double Glazed Windows in Sable Bass
  • Feature Window Surrounds and Garage Door Cladding in Alpolic Slate Black
  • Del Carmen Slate Roof
  • Traditional Tuck Pointing to Front Facade
  • Carrara Marble and Basalt Tiles to front Terrace
  • Large Format Basalt Pavers to rear Landscaping
  • Grey Iron Bark 140mm Decking Boards
  • Feature Steel Pergola and Steel Jetmaster Fireplace enclosure to Outdoor Living Area
  • Heated Polished Concrete Hiper Floors to Kitchen, Living, Dining Music and Study
  • Site Built Polished Concrete Fireplace Hearth and Steps to Split Level
  • Feature Custom Built American Oak Joinery through out
  • Custom Site Built American Oak and Steel Staircase
  • Aged Smoked Oak Timber Floor Boards from Royal Oak
  • Miele Appliances
  • Liebherr Integrated Fridge
  • Designer Doorware Door Furniture & Hardware
  • Phoenix Tapware through out
  • Sublime Apaiser Bath in Stone Matte Finish
  • Vitra Undercounter Basins from Rogerseller
  • Axa Wall Hung Toilets and Concealed Cisterns
  • Abbey Undermount Sink and Trough
  • XLR Plus with Tonic Front Gas Fireplace
  • Deep Star II Down Lights, Femtoline LED’s & One Liner Pendant over Bench
  • Garden Lighting from Gardens at Night