Sit down gang, we’ve got something to show you and it is nothing less than a knee-buckling slice of pure Australian sublime.
Not content with being a pristine example of exquisite 1960s indigenous architecture from one of the nation’s most-beloved Modernist firms – that of Allen Jack + Cottier Architects – this unassuming three-plus-one bedroom, c.1968 residence sits nestled and harmonious on a headland so naturally beautiful we cannot quite believe it’s real.
Unreal or otherwise, the only course of action is to admire it all, let the imagined rumble of the ocean, the smell of the timber and the very ebb of your soul astral project across your troubled plain and into this crowning glory of our breathtaking national bounty of both man and earth. Amen.
Run by Patricia Callan and Pete Bakacs, Modernist Australia is the passion-project/website dedicated to raising the profile of mid-century design and modernist principles in Australia. For more swell eye-candy, visit Modernistaustralia.com.