21st Century Architecture Beach Houses

Images Publishing


Stephen Crafti

  • Featuring stunning full color photography 50 beautiful architect-designed homes Australians and New Zealanders are drawn to the coast. Whether its a permanent abode or a simple fibro shack, the sound of the surf and the feel of sand beneath ones feet are perennially appealing. This latest beach house book by Stephen Crafti features 50 architect-designed homes along the coast. From the simple to the monumental, these homes leave a lasting impression. While many of the homes featured in the book are lavishly appointed, others simply frame the spectacular views ahead.

  • ISBN: 9781864704464

    Dimensions: 254mm x 254mm

    Page Count: 224

    Publication Date: Aug 2011

    Colour: Full Colour

  • Grand Designs Australia Magazine

    Author Stephen Crafti continues his exploration of the evolution of the beach house, from the humble fibro shack of decades ago to the somewhat more refined and comfortable dwellings he has collected within the pages of this, his fifth book dedicated to beach houses This is one of those books that will have you gazing in awe as you slowly turn its pages., the latest in the 21st Century Architecture series, brings together more than fifty contemporary homes from around the world. The houses are a celebration of individuality, each one reflecting the style of the designer, the owner and the culture of the country it resides in. If you can get past the enticing glossy pictures, the accompanying summaries and floor plans will give you an insight into how these amazing houses came to fruition. - July 2011

    My Property Preview (QLD) 

    In this book, the author explores the evolution of this once humble abode, from the fibro shack to the architecturally engineered dwellings that pepper our coastline today. - Oct 28, 2011

    West Australian Newspaper - Habitat Liftout

    "The fifth book to come from Melbourne-based architecture writer Stephen Crafti is dedicated to beach houses and showcases almost every kind of modern style one could imagine. This is a great coffee table book that will appeal to lovers of architecture and the beach" - 14 Oct 2011

    ASIASPA Magazine

    "Filled with enviable shots of well-designed beach houses around the world, Stephen Crafti's latest tome will make you dream of having your own seaside dwelling" - Feb 2011


Category: Beach Houses

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