St Heliers Houses, is Modern Minimalist Home Design in St Heliers Bay, Auckland, New Zeland. The building form is manipulated to comply with all Council’s requirements and position, providing a strong southward route in connection with views and sun in the North, with bridges on all levels. The Materials are chosen for their durability and lack of maintenance include zinc, plaster walls blocking and anodized aluminum fittings. Balustrades frameless glass.
The intention was to design a modern development of medium density, which was in harmony with the existing housing stock still unashamedly modern. The houses are relatively small footprints, each being arranged vertically around a stairwell.
The houses have access from the south over the gardens and swimming pools for the front doors. The upper floors comprising kitchen / dining and living areas, each with a separate room and intended to capture all day sun and views. [ Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects ]