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209 Marys Hope Rd, Rosetta TAS

209 Marys Hope Rd, Rosetta TAS

Hopes and dreams fullfilled right here friends with this all original beauty of sweeping sea/sky views from that dynamic pitched wall of North-East glazing, plus spotless timber, stone fireplace and gardens going on forever. And the classic Tasmanian...

2 Hawley Esplanade, Hawley Beach TAS

2 Hawley Esplanade, Hawley Beach TAS

As we dispense with 2019 secular seasonal markers one by one, the footy finals just past and Term 4 beginning, the mind menders over to the familiar terrain of Christmas logistics and even the Summer beyond. Let us warm up your nostalgia and provide you...

48 Coasters Retreat, Coasters Retreat NSW

48 Coasters Retreat, Coasters Retreat NSW

For all the fish-in-a-barrell snidery directed at a certain subset of idle well-to-do women, with bottomless bank accounts, golden-haired children and 200k Insta followers* we'll actually be really disappointed if this doesn't fall into such hands. We...

59A Hale Road, Wembley Downs WA

59A Hale Road, Wembley Downs WA

This cutie-pie and deceased estate has just been snapped up and we suspect its days may be numbered. So if we cannot preserve that stunning fireplace (among other lovely Mid-Cenutry aspects) in reality, then the very least we can do it always keep it here...

‘Hertle House’ 25 Rodway Cres, Rangeville QLD

‘Hertle House’ 25 Rodway Cres, Rangeville QLD

We are learning new things every day here at MA, and today it's a name - Karl Hertle. Clearly a legend in this unlikely architectural spot of inland Queensland, Hertle is (was?) a builder from days when that meant something. Judging by this jawdropping...

‘Patanga’ 40 Mount Scanzi Rd, Kangaroo Valley NSW

‘Patanga’ 40 Mount Scanzi Rd, Kangaroo Valley NSW

OMG.Architect's (own home); Jack Farrington of Stafford Moor & FarringtonOMG OMG.c.1969 build, seemingly untouched since.OMG OMG OMG.Mint condition. Incredible design. OMG OMG OMG OMG.Tiles. Carpet. Kitchen.OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG.Gorgeous acres, pool,...

28 Lucas St, Brighton East VIC

28 Lucas St, Brighton East VIC

For all the money, position and supposed savvy the bankrolled of Brighton assume, we sadly continue to spy example after godawful example of the tired trends and the repellent rebuilds in this suburb, often as prescribed by the most banal of the breed: the...

110 Alexander Cve, Dianella WA

110 Alexander Cve, Dianella WA

This is perhaps the most affordable home we've seen in Perth in a long time and what's more it's a sensational, untouched gem (we suspect 1960s project home) for a true Modernist Australian to get in there and make it their own. Beams, joinery, dividing...

‘Miller House’ 15 Belle Vue Rd, Balwyn North VIC

‘Miller House’ 15 Belle Vue Rd, Balwyn North VIC

Taciturn from the street.Falls away to revel an expansive residence with perfect Northern orientation.Flawless cream brickwork.Intact, bespoke joinery.Genteel, middle-Melbourne, 60s airs.Tranquil spaces of squared forms, flowing into one another.A little...

140 Alastair St, Lota QLD

140 Alastair St, Lota QLD

Even the agent can see this one is special. For all the down-at-heel-felafel-in-hand-QLD-rental presentation, the ping of ambitious, progressive and stright up cool architecture strikes with immediacy for those with the eye for it. Thought the architect...

89 Pellatt St, Beaumaris VIC

89 Pellatt St, Beaumaris VIC

Seasoned campaigners may picture first wave 1940s-50s bohemia when they hear the word 'Beaumaris' and their versions of timber and fibro domestic experimenta, produced by intellectual, pre-tv nature kids, however even in the 1970s Beauie was still building...

96 Narrabeen Park Pde, Warriewood NSW

96 Narrabeen Park Pde, Warriewood NSW

An immediate eye-catcher, upon closer inspection this residence reveals itself to be an astounding, low-whistle stunner. A veritable statement in seventies sophistication and sleekness, courtesy of its European architect, Polish-born Nado Milat (our first...

15 Hunt Cres, Christies Beach SA

15 Hunt Cres, Christies Beach SA

Those looking for a real project to sink their teeth (and funds) into could do worse than to pick up this rather awesome, albeit neglected,  offering in South Australia. Sitting on the market for a long time now and clearly needing someone with pioneer...

6 Robinsville Cres, Thirroul NSW

6 Robinsville Cres, Thirroul NSW

Last time we were in Thirroul we were in raputures over Jennifer Cres. A year later it's Robins(ville) turn. A lovely, untouched gem of pure Mid-Century jaunt and vintage accoutrements (chenille bedspreads- where have you been!). This wonderful residence...

2 Overbury Drive, Clarence Park SA

2 Overbury Drive, Clarence Park SA

A classic 1960s family home, with so much Mid-Century pop and fizz - that flat-roof and breeze block carport is only the start -  though it looks to have had its original courtyard built in to make extra living space (we're guess it's a project plan of...

2 Cluden St, Holland Park West QLD

2 Cluden St, Holland Park West QLD

The party vibes spill over to the new week with this intriguing but no less sensational listing in Brisneyland. Presenting a bit shabby and in need of an inspired refurb, the clear architectural lines* of this marvelous residence is apparent from the front...

‘Tradewinds’ 5 Canadian Bay Rd, Mount Eliza VIC

‘Tradewinds’ 5 Canadian Bay Rd, Mount Eliza VIC

Like a world-weary dame, a showstopper in her youth, but spending many years subject to bad deals, bad managers and bad boyfriends this residence too shows the scars. Yet, also like the dame, it powerfully shines through with irresistible attraction and...

‘Cedar House’ 3 Clwydon Close, Belrose NSW

‘Cedar House’ 3 Clwydon Close, Belrose NSW

Another residence on the more paisley end of the spectrum today, this one with its cosy interiors and styling in total deference to its build year of 1969. Its post and beam construction, like so many other Mid-Century homes, depressingly can never be...

41 Blackbutt Avenue, Lugarno NSW

41 Blackbutt Avenue, Lugarno NSW

Those with eagle-eyes and MCM hearts will be able to see past the surface here, past that treated pine gazeebo, front un-landscaping and window awnings to see a sensational home with some serious Mod lines. That gorgeous countenance of squared sections,...

1 Hobart Street, Ringwood VIC

1 Hobart Street, Ringwood VIC

We steadfastly reject any suggestion of 'inspired renovation' (inspired by what? by whom?) let alone 'redevelopment' (get that S.T.C.A outta here!) for this is clearly a move-straight-in prospect. A cosy and cool residence, one of many versions from...

4 Lumeah Court, Darlington, WA

4 Lumeah Court, Darlington, WA

The Modern purists and retro-heads may balk, but for those who love nothing more than a high-waisted flared jean, acoustic jams and a psilocybin-laced discovery workshop, then have we got the place for you! Sure to be right on the edge of 70s/early 80s...

‘Uglow House’ 79 Buena Vista Dve,  Montmorency VIC

‘Uglow House’ 79 Buena Vista Dve, Montmorency VIC

In this, the 100th year anniversary of Robin Boyd's birth and within the festivities taking place all this year (check out the Gillison Open House this Sunday for the next day out) we are lucky enough today to list one of the legend's residential gems. Its...

7 Fulton Cres, Glen Osmond SA

7 Fulton Cres, Glen Osmond SA

Adelaide, you've been a little quiet of late, keeping quietly serene in this hectic spring and letting your residential Mid-Century jewels float by, like this place. A marvelous early 60s home, jutting out from its precarious slope with a straight line....

‘Szalmuk House’ 9 Millicent Ave, Balwyn North VIC

‘Szalmuk House’ 9 Millicent Ave, Balwyn North VIC

A larger than life example of Marvellous Migrant Melbourne Modern, though this time it's across town in the MCM death valley of Balwyn North. The usual checkboxes here; noted architect of Jewish extraction Ben Alexander, commissioned by similarly observant...

19 Pearson St, Williamstown VIC

19 Pearson St, Williamstown VIC

This one-and-only has been under the watchful eye of a few locals and it's now on the market. Built c.1958 by one Murray Lovell, it echos the aesthetic of Robin Boyd and gang who were busily designing such homes on the other side of town, such is the...

9 Windward Ave, Mosman, NSW

9 Windward Ave, Mosman, NSW

This astoundingly beautiful residence (apparent in a trifling 3 images) was built in 1963 and will hopefully get the blood pumping of someone who can love it the right way. Though faced with an insipid sales pitch banging on about 'creating something...

31 Renown St, Canada Bay NSW

31 Renown St, Canada Bay NSW

The broken record skips once more. A gorgeous Mid-Century home. Solid as a rock with impossible-to-replicate features inducing parquetry floors, timber beamed ceilings and walls, flawless cream brick walls, sensational kidney pool and entertaining space...

‘Holderness House’ 17 Nautilus St, Beaumaris VIC

‘Holderness House’ 17 Nautilus St, Beaumaris VIC

A big SOS in the sky has been sent up by Baumaris Modern for an exceptional, unsullied gem whihc is on the market and in the crosshairs of developers with dollar signs in their eyes. This beautifully simple, perfectly orientated, super clean-lined...

‘Sunset Strip Motel’ 199-203 Boundary St, Coolangatta QLD

‘Sunset Strip Motel’ 199-203 Boundary St, Coolangatta QLD

In our continuing tradition of motel alerts comes this textbook example of Mid-Century-on-the-road family accommodation now sadly facing demise. Much like earlier options we have listed, we believe (perhaps more than any other) that this classic U-shaped...

‘Davidson House’ 8 Ardell St, Kenmore QLD

‘Davidson House’ 8 Ardell St, Kenmore QLD

Nothing so neat as this straight-as-they-come beauty in the Brisbane mecca of MCM of Kenmore. A picture of Mid-Century purity with minimal meddling in the past (perhaps a more suitable kitchen in time?) this is an excellent shot at a cool and clean Mod...

‘Jewell House’ 335 Alma Rd, Caulfield North VIC

‘Jewell House’ 335 Alma Rd, Caulfield North VIC

Yet another slice of Marvellous Migrant Melbourne Modern, this time from Cezch-born WW2 émigré Robert Roch for the Jewell Family (c.1969) displaying once more the lavish craftsmanship and no-expense-spared stylings of our new, Mid-Century Australians,...

11 ‘Melview’ 439 Canning Hwy, Melville WA

11 ‘Melview’ 439 Canning Hwy, Melville WA

An impeccable townhouse of notable pedigree, number 11 at the 'Melview' complex, (c.1967) designed by notable Mid-Century firm Krantz + Sheldon (a classic MA taxonomic variant; Marvelous Migrant Perth Modernism) is a lovely entree to the weekend. Come, let...

24 Strathaird St, Strathmore VIC

24 Strathaird St, Strathmore VIC

A little breather today after all the recent rich fare. This is a more unassuming, but still architecturally beautiful, 3- bedroom residence is a great pick up for someone seeking a family home with unsullied 70s vibes and splendid native garden. There is...

1 Short St, Burleigh Heads QLD

1 Short St, Burleigh Heads QLD

The MCM arms race intensifies with Queensland now stepping up and slapping this down. A deceased estate from a family who clearly and rightfully adored this home since (building?) moving into it in 1965, this residence must be a long admired landmark of...

17 Lloyd Ave, Hunters Hill NSW

17 Lloyd Ave, Hunters Hill NSW

Not much to see here. Just your usual architect-designed home. Built late 60s. Never before sold. In as new condition. Sydney School aesthetic and provenance (architect – Peter Lind). With the regular run-of-the-mill harbor views. And access. Kinda meh...

‘Nadarajah House’ 38-40 Butcher St, Strathdale VIC

‘Nadarajah House’ 38-40 Butcher St, Strathdale VIC

Though drowning in marvelous Modernist Australian homes at present, some will always cut through and demand to be shown ASAP. This incredible find in regional Victoria is such a home. Though teetering on the timeline of what we'd deem Mid-Century, the...

347 High Street Rd, Mount Waverley VIC

347 High Street Rd, Mount Waverley VIC

An absolute suburban dreamboat right here. Seemingly untouched (and all the more enticing for that) this gorgeous family hom, in perfect condition, is a done deal with that swingin' roofline, superb northern orientaition and bonus pleasures like stone...

105 Nicholls St, Broken Hill NSW

105 Nicholls St, Broken Hill NSW

Many thanks to Alistair over at Secret Design Studio, one of our most excellent professionals on the MA Rolodex who provides a pre-renovation advisory and design service including personalised (Dr Retro) Housecalls to many an MCM homeowner seeking...

‘Jade Gates’ 20 Highbank Plc, Mount Ousley NSW

‘Jade Gates’ 20 Highbank Plc, Mount Ousley NSW

A taste of olde-worlde class through the lens of Mid-Century Australia. Located in a part of the world ever intriguing to us in its small but exquisite bounty of private, original compounds (check this one in neighboring Mount Pleasant which we never quite...