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Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Liu Eland House

The proposal for a young family entails a new two-storey house on an inner-suburban site. Its formal composition to the street and rear is a uniquely crafted and direct response to setback and building height plane controls. It offers a model for den... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Woonona House Studio

The project involves a new house and studio spaces for a sea-changing artist couple on a substantial yet narrow remnant site in the NSW south coast town of Woonona. It draws upon the typology of farmhouses that were prevalent in the area during early... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Binary House

A crafted volume is carefully connected to the retained and refashioned rear of an original 1960’s yellow brick envelope to enact clear planning, cost and environmental values in an articulated binary composition - a cellular and private front to the... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Cosgriff House

A substantial lower ground room is inserted under the original fabric, harnessing the fall in the site towards the rear. It extends deeply beneath the existing dwelling and outwards towards the garden to transform the original dwelling in combination... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Haines House

Haines House is located in the inner city Sydney suburb of Newtown. The project provides a model for grafting a singular substantial volume to an existing single storey semi-detached dwelling while capturing a centrally retained bathroom within the n... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Unfurled House

An articulated two-storey framed volume is sensitively stitched to the rear original fabric, while retaining its front Federation masonry and hipped envelope as part of its environmental, economic and planning values. It has a sectional split-level r... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Elliott Ripper House

The project simply and directly extrapolates existing formal qualities in plan and section, with extension of key existing materials and finishes to retain some memory of its previous incarnation - while providing a significantly expanded series of c... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectApartments

Darling Point Penthouse

Located within Easthaven designed by Ancher Mortlock & Murray in the late 1950’s, the project involves a comprehensive re-design of a top floor apartment by way of a two-fold approach: a. the clear delineation of the public and private domains in... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectShops

EyeOpener

The new flagship store responds to its specific urban location within the established high-end retail character of the street, providing a high quality spatial experience for the presentation of optical products that overcomes its spatial limitations... More

Project • By Christopher Polly ArchitectPrivate Houses

Camden Street House

The design involves a new lightweight steel framed and glazed addition adjoining the ground floor kitchen, which is read as a separate structure from the main residence, thus maintaining the architectural integrity of the existing residence. A new ki... More