The sky is the restrict with this open-air South Yarra house, the place the fortunate patrons can even rating a Porsche 911 Carrera.
Showcasing the fantastic thing about the altering skies with its abundance of pure gentle and sliding roofs, the property has been named the Cloud Chamber.
The 2-bedroom pad at 7 Hardy Street is in the marketplace with a $2.18m price ticket. But when a purchaser splashes greater than $2.2m, the Porsche will probably be included within the sale.
Designed, constructed and owned by Melbourne architect David Luck, the property is about 15 years previous, took three years to construct, and has featured in native and worldwide publications.
Mr Luck stated the Cloud Chamber wasn’t “your typical inner-city house,” however provided a contemporary tackle residing.
“I actually don’t like typical layouts and plans, and I really like the thought of homes being arrange in a method you don’t count on,” Mr Luck stated.
“It’s additionally a work-from-home house the place we’ve divided downstairs because the workplace and upstairs as the house.”
The decrease stage incorporates a hybrid storage and assembly space, and a 10m-long workplace desk, primed for any working from house preparations.
“It’s a really adaptable kind of home,” he stated.
Pure finishes of Victorian ash timber, copper and floor-to-ceiling glass panels run all through the home.
Upstairs, the sun-filled sanctuary morphs right into a residing house, full with 360-degree home windows so the homeowners by no means should miss a sundown, or dawn.
Hidden on the finish of the residing space, a big pivot wall strikes to disclose the primary bed room, which is lodged in its personal cushioned enclosure.
The house’s mechanical sliding roof planes are one other spotlight.
“The opening roof makes you are feeling such as you’re floating into the environment,” Mr Luck stated.
“The house could be very related to the weather. As you’re employed your method into it, it opens as much as the luxuries of the sky.”
The property is the latest challenge the architect and his companion have purchased and constructed.
“That is the third one we’ve completed. We prefer to design, promote our personal houses and maintain transferring,” he stated.
“It’s additionally a great way to check out plans and new layouts for ourselves,” he stated.
As for the Porsche, Mr Luck stated its inclusion was only a bonus for any potential purchaser.
“It’s a little bit of enjoyable and a suggestion for a whole way of life change,” he stated.
The property is listed for personal sale.