coastal homes

  • Red Hill Residence by Travis Walton Architecture

    Travis Walton Architecture articulate the ideal Peninsula escape for a family in the hinterland of Red Hill, Victoria.

  • Seaforth Home by Georgina Wilson Architect

    Georgina Wilson Architect transform a Seaforth bungalow into a place of reprieve for a busy family of five.

  • Coastal Pavilion by Mim Design

    Mim Design draw inspiration from the Mid-Century Modern era and the home’s seaside locale in their Coastal Pavilion in Sorrento, Mornington Peninsula.

  • Best of est | Timber-clad Beach Houses

    From South Africa to Denmark, surf-shacks, coastal retreats and cottages, these are the most-loved timber-clad coastal houses on est.

  • Ashley Street Home by Akin Atelier

    Set amid the tree-lined rise of Tamarama, Akin Atelier‘s Ashley St project carves a private and secluded sanctuary for its owners.

  • Point Lonsdale Home by Nexus Designs and Three C Architects

    Nestled among the trees in Point Lonsdale, Three C Architects and Nexus Design’s two-storey beach home is designed for relaxed family living.

  • Wolseley Home by Mrs Smith

    Interior design studio Mrs Smith bring glimpses of Paris to an unassuming harbourside home, injecting a sense of escapism around every corner.

  • Killcare House by Decus Interiors

    A beach house without the typical features of what we’ve come to know, Decus Interiors honours the European detailing of this Bouddi National Park property.

  • Best of est | Coastal Homes

    We revisit five favourites that demonstrate a unique design and inspired approach to the humble holiday home.

  • Open House: 36 Lister Avenue Sorrento

    Bringing a touch of luxury to the beach: this coastal home by local designer Sally Caroline exudes a sense of modern sophistication from the inside out.

  • Bluff Reach by Butler Armsden

    We discover a 1970s beachside home revived by Butler Armsden in Sonoma County, Northern California, balancing on a cliff over the Pacific ocean.

  • Ridge Road Home by Studiofour

    A modern classic, this black-clad coastal home by one of our favourite local firms imbues calm and a connection to the outdoors in every corner.

  • A Swedish Island Villa by M Arkitetektur

    Distinctly different from its southern European kin, this home showcases a hardiness, sustainability and spatial plan that proves smaller spaces can still stand out.

  • Villa AK by M.Arkitektur

    On Sweden’s Gothland Island, this home manages to slip seamlessly into its rugged surroundings thanks to a thoughtful and restrained design.