The clean contemporary lines and finishes of the shed house design re-interpret a much vaunted traditional form; delivering a cost effective 6 star energy efficient rated house with reduced energy maintenance costs and 254 sqm of gross floor area in addition to 67 sqm of alfresco and terrace sun drenched outdoor living. With the shed house design orientation for passive solar design and raking plasterboard ceilings, it satisfies passive solar design principles with the open-plan living space having the potential for solar heat gain during the cooler winter months. The centrally located open-plan living space is the focal point of the sustainable design that are connects the terrace and alfresco with 2400mm high clear anodised glazed doors – transforming the green building to indoor outdoor living during summer. The shed house design showcases memorable spaces and can be specified as either reinforced slab-on-ground construction or utilize a patented prefab footing system.
The material palette of the shed house design incorporates ‘Monument’ Colorbond single-lap standing seam steel, Australian hardwood flooring and stained BAL rated timber cladding to gable ends. The shed house design achieves visually distinct spaces on a small budget to enrich daily life with solar hot water and double-sided wood fuel firebox for wood fuel boosting during the winter months. The generous 2400mm high glazed doors usher visitors into the shed house design open-plan living areas with the architect designed kitchen that incorporates the latest porcelain panel benchtops with waterfall edge, Blum Adventos lift coloured back glass overhead cupboards and Madinoz fixtures and fittings.