Feeling inspired by an episode of A Place Less Ordinary where we toured the home of an Ipswich architect who built a bubble-shaped home for his family?
The incredible and unique home was built to celebrate the form of the circle and has served as a family home since the mid-90s.
We’ve taken a tour of some of Australia’s most cutting-edge architecturally designed houses on the market right now.
Clean lines and modern aesthetic in Hunters Hill
Designed by BKH Architects to complement the magnificence of its iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge backdrop, this brand-new residence commands east facing water views to the city skyline.
The home includes an awe-inspiring skylit foyer with wall-to-wall Italian marble, the living and dining flow onto a harbour view entertainers’ terrace.
Its formal lounge integrates a home theatre with a marble wet bar. Residents can also enjoy a full-sized gym and steam room handcrafted in terrazzo.
Striking outlook on the Margaret River
Perfectly positioned on a site surrounded by nature, acclaimed architect Richard Szklarz has created a home that celebrates industrial practicality and indulgent functionality using a crucifix-like shaped floor plan.
The 220-degree panoramic view takes in the Margaret River all the way to the untouched National Park, with Indian Ocean views on offer to the west, all constantly changing and evolving as the light shifts across the day.
Affordable design in Denmark, WA
Proving you don’t need to be a millionaire to own an architect-designed property, this split-level home in Denmark, WA, may just have it it all.
Views, modern finishing touches, large entertaining decks and solar passive design for under $600,000.
With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, the spacious open-plan kitchen and dining area extends out onto the outdoor entertaining deck area.
The master bedroom boasts a luxurious ensuite, large walk-in robe and private patio area.
Freeform beauty in Fremantle, WA
With inspiration drawn from the beauty of the Abrolhos Islands, life in Vietnam and the visionary genius of architects Tim Wright and Rachel Feldhusen, this extraordinary award-winning architectural masterpiece is for sale in Fremantle, Perth.
With clean, simple lines, the riverside beauty highlights the luxurious bespoke interiors created from an eclectic mix of natural elements such as glass, American black walnut, Argento stone and polished concrete.
A shining jewel in Ascot, Qld
Perched high on Bartley’s Hill hidden in the heart of one of Brisbane’s most prestigious inner-city suburbs, Ascot.
The home itself, immaculately designed and structurally perfect, is the combined dream of the current owners and leading Brisbane architect, James Forbes.
The five-bedroom, six-bathroom stunner enjoys uncompromising privacy, timeless design and enduring quality.
An impressive four-storey masterpiece, the home offers over 1,470sqm of living space elegantly set on a 912sqm.
Paradise in Port Melbourne
Situated at the top of the HM@S complex in Melbourne, these spaces were designed by world-class developers and architects, Fender Katsalidis.
The penthouse offers a stunning panorama across the beach, Port Phillip Bay and the ever-changing skyline of Melbourne city.
The residence is a tribute to exciting architecture and interiors, featuring extensive use of glass, metal and contemporary design to create a mood of sophistication.
Every inch of this beautiful trophy home features bespoke design – with the finest fixtures and fittings sourced from around the globe.