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Before and After: Brisbane Church Becomes Beautiful Pitched-Roof Home
Posted By Tafline Laylin On May 5, 2011 @ 6:47 pm In Architecture | No Comments
Originally built in 1867, these incredible homes in Australia became slightly worn out and tired looking. Instead of demolishing them and wasting what valuable building materials  were left, the designers gave them a carefully considered uplight that respects not only the cultural heritage, but also the surrounding environment.
Via Contemporist 
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URLs in this post:
 responsible renovation: http://inhabitat.com/renovation-a-home-built-around-3-trees/
 cultural heritage: http://inhabitat.com/wind-and-sun-powered-shipping-container-unfolds-into-traveling-cultural-exhibition/
 : http://inhabitat.com/before-and-after-brisbane-church-becomes-beautiful-pitched-roof-home/bonney-avenue-willis-greenhalgh-2/?extend=1
 building materials: http://inhabitat.com/company-to-recycle-used-syringes-into-building-materials/
 + Willis Greenhalgh: http://www.wgarchitects.com.au/profiles/
 Contemporist: http://www.contemporist.com/2011/05/04/bonney-avenue-residence-by-willis-greenhalgh-architects/
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