Yates appreciated the importance and value of keeping traditional features when restoring this classic turn-of-the-century colonial style house. Yates updated the interior while preserving the traditional elegance of the heritage home.

  • Restoration and extension whilst incorporating fixtures, fittings and energy efficient design.

  • The external design was in keeping with the existing colonial style, matching products and materials to maintain its ‘heritage’ look

  • Exact replication of original gable and awning details

  • The internal layout maximises the extent of the new build and adds a modern feel whilst being sympathetic to the traditional style of the home

  • 240mm wide recycled timber flooring throughout the new extension

Awards award-ribbon

  • Finalist - Renovation/Addition Project over $600,001 (HIA Queensland Housing Awards) 2012