A Time Traveler's Paradise

The Kooyong Residence

Don't be fooled by the showy, dramatic angles and prismatic parades of this eye-catching architectural achievement, the drama is all in the opposing forces with this Melbourne masterpiece. Looking a little closer, it’s clear this looming property has a story of its own. The Kooyong residence exhibits a love affair that bounces between twists of bold contemporary tendencies and demure Victorian flair. Clearly, Australian architect Matt Gibson was torn between both worlds, which laid the groundwork for plenty of creativity to bloom.

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