Fitzroy North House, 2014


The Fitzroy North project involved the renovation and extension of an existing semi-detached Edwardian residence in the inner Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy North, Victoria.

The Fitzroy North project retains the original Edwardian façade and three front bedrooms and includes:

  • the demolition of the existing rear lean-to extension and shed;
  • reconfiguration of the original living room to house the new bathroom and stairwell;
  • ground floor extension comprising of a new kitchen and meals area, living room, laundry and outdoor decking;
  • birch plywood and stone joinery throughout;
  • internal feature blockwork wall;
  • commercial aluminium window sections and skylighting;
  • a mixture of blockwork and ship-lapped timber lining board façade.

Designed by Carlton based architecture firm John Davey Architects