Making the Most of Small Spaces

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This book visits a number of extraordinary homes, from the apartment to the townhouse. Those settled in the suburban house on the quarter acre block will be intrigued by the smaller spaces emerging in our cities. From lofts nestled into warehouse spaces to the townhouses hidden in lane-ways, the localities as intriguing as the spaces themselves. With a move to smaller and more flexible spaces, architects and designers are pushing the parameters of available space. Stephen Crafti is a well-known author and ...
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Hardcover New This book visits a number of extraordinary homes, from the apartment to the townhouse. Those settled in the suburban house on the quarter acre block will be ... intrigued by the smaller spaces emerging in our cities. From lofts nestled into warehouse spaces to the townhouses hidden in lane-ways, the localities as intriguing as the spaces themselves. With a move to smaller and more flexible spaces, architects and designers are pushing the parameters of available space. Stephen Crafti is a well-known author and journalist and this is his third book for the Images Publishing Group. This publication also features some of Australia's top photographers, including Max Dupain and John Gollings, and showcases some brilliant designs by architects such as Form Follows Function, Neometro and Stanic Harding Architecture + Interiors. Read more Show Less

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This book visits a number of extraordinary homes, from the apartment to the townhouse. Those settled in the suburban house on the quarter acre block will be intrigued by the smaller spaces emerging in our cities. From lofts nestled into warehouse spaces to the townhouses hidden in lane-ways, the localities as intriguing as the spaces themselves. With a move to smaller and more flexible spaces, architects and designers are pushing the parameters of available space. Stephen Crafti is a well-known author and journalist and this is his third book for the Images Publishing Group. This publication also features some of Australia's top photographers, including Max Dupain and John Gollings, and showcases some brilliant designs by architects such as Form Follows Function, Neometro and Stanic Harding Architecture + Interiors.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781876907525
  • Publisher: Images Publishing Dist Ac
  • Publication date: 7/28/2002
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 8.45 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 8
Just Over Three Metres Wide 12
Scale and Rhythm 16
Anything is Possible 20
Pushing the Envelope 24
Going Vertical 28
The Illusion of Space 32
The Corner Store 36
Finding Space 40
Downsizing 44
A Conservatory 48
A Garden Room 52
New Life for a Small Terrace 56
A Boatshed 60
A Little Gem 64
Wedged In 68
A Modern Box 70
A Classic 74
Elevating the Laneway 78
Facing Constraints 82
Manipulating the Site 86
Setting the Stage 90
A Hybrid Form 94
Finding a New Model 98
Multifacted 102
Blurring the Boundaries 106
A Small Footprint 110
A New Direction 114
Designed for Living not for Sale 118
Designing a New Layer 122
Pushing the Boundaries 126
Let There be Light 130
A Vision 132
A Future Shack 136
A Narrow Tube 140
A Sense of Space 144
A Complete Makeover 148
Performing Gymnastics 152
A Worker's Cottage 156
Creating a Void 160
A New Rhythm 164
Reinventing a Cottage 168
Down a Laneway 172
Acknowledgments 176
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