A sculptural black + white box,
set amongst the gum trees,
was designed to focus on the garden,
in this extension to an old cottage.
Would you like a splash of orange
with your black and white box?
This is the work of
Sydney architect Christopher Polly.
It's so simple.
And yet, the simple designs
are often the hardest to achieve.
It's all about getting
It's a narrow space,
but the spectacular ceiling height
makes it feel open and full of light.
While the emphasis is all about the garden.
Neat, and simple.
It just works.
Images: Haines House by Christopher Polly