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40 Bambara Cres, Beecroft NSW

40 Bambara Cres, Beecroft NSW

A MCM dreamboat today. The perfect combo of 1960s set plan chic - reportedly a Nino Sidney 'Sundowner' project design - with the size, amenity, landscaping and extras (pool!) our contemporary souls desire. This darling residence unchanged and unsold for...

10/7 Denbigh Road, Armadale VIC

10/7 Denbigh Road, Armadale VIC

Anyone who has resided in a place of like construction materials to this one can confirm the cold exterior vibes emanating from these buildings belie the actual warmth and insulated cosy within. The interior photos here however go a good way in depicting...

8 Ocean View Ave, Merimbula NSW

8 Ocean View Ave, Merimbula NSW

Suffering from early onset Seasonal Affective Disorder? Looking for that perfect holiday/retirement/burn-the-city-to-the ground residence? Love pottering about in cotton day-frocks, maseur sandals and making believe life within the myth of 'simpler times'...

62 Hillcrest Dve, Eden Hills SA

62 Hillcrest Dve, Eden Hills SA

The market might be slowing but it's not backwards (just yet anyways) and tonight we inflict yet another cut of 1000 to our eastern seaboard souls in the form of this off the charts, 1960s ripper of Nino-Sydney-rectangular- double-storey profile, timber...

8 Hillside Dve, Campbelltown SA

8 Hillside Dve, Campbelltown SA

A fairly modest, suburban home reveals itself to possess wonderful lines and a steadfast progressive design directly from the 1960s. Fereday Homes is a new one for us and a burl on the 'Googs isn't giving it up - so who of you knows the score? We'd imagine...

58 Mayfair St, Mount Claremont WA

58 Mayfair St, Mount Claremont WA

A rather astounding find in WA. An early (for Australia) and most certainly architect conceived foray into Modernist theory of design and construction. With a boldly experimental construction on a large sloped site featuring double story walls of glazing...

5/1 Percy St, Devonport TAS

5/1 Percy St, Devonport TAS

To those cynics out there who claim that this 'fad' of Mid-Century Modernist design is only for the wealthy, who deride it as a cycling 'trend' for bored housewives-cum-influencers or snooty architecture nerds with effortless incomes - we say pooh pooh! In...

30 Eden Ave, Bellevue Heights SA

30 Eden Ave, Bellevue Heights SA

An original beaut updated with a rather demure makeover which nonetheless fails the hide the swing within (oh those stairs and bathroom cabinets!). With an enviable price range and room to spare we could see a bold and beautiful transformation here,...

‘Pettit House’ 5 Coonah Pde, Riverview NSW

‘Pettit House’ 5 Coonah Pde, Riverview NSW

Already in a successful partnership building the Australian modern project home legacy that is 'Pettit & Sevitt', architect Ken Woolley and the Petitt's then collaborated for one very personal vision - the family home. Displaying many traits of the...

34 Harlen Rd, Salisbury QLD

34 Harlen Rd, Salisbury QLD

From the land of the Queen and on this ceremonial weekend birthday, we present a ground-up, sleeves-up renovation rescue calling for grit, cash and vision. A hybrid of Mid-Century and Queenslander traits where the enclosed sleepout with louvered windows...

6 Perseverance Rd, Tea Tree Gully SA

6 Perseverance Rd, Tea Tree Gully SA

Not being locals we suspect that the delightful sounding Tea Tree Gully is perhaps a little less desirable than certain other locales in Adelaide, reflected in the price tag of this lovely Modern (c.1963) residence. Constructed in solid brick, expanses of...

‘Bailey House’ 115 Killeaton St, St Ives NSW

‘Bailey House’ 115 Killeaton St, St Ives NSW

Two certainties are apparent here:This home is one of magical Mid-Century Modern expression, even if we only glance at 2 images. That streetface alone; a skillion roofed, geometric configuration of textures -  brick, stone, windows, and panel, is enough to...

‘Frank House’ 5 Patula Place, Menora WA

‘Frank House’ 5 Patula Place, Menora WA

Almost exactly 2 years ago we listed this Iwanoff beauty and here we go again because we'd never shirk the opportunity to show it off for those who may have missed it the first time. Very nicely refurbed and impeccably furnished it reaffirms the...

81 Verdon St, Warrnambool VIC

81 Verdon St, Warrnambool VIC

Ah 1960s Warnambool. A land of Tag Walter designed wonders, where pleasantries were exchanged over a hot pot of tea, a choice of neenish or maids of honour tarts and all repression was dutifully swallowed and pasted over with brittle smiles. One can only...

‘Jacobs House’ 36 Cleveland St, Wahroonga NSW

‘Jacobs House’ 36 Cleveland St, Wahroonga NSW

A damn fine second Sydney School example now, an offering from one of the headmasters therof  - a 1963 Russell Jack designed, award winning home in near mint condish, which (from all feet on-ground reports) is sooooo extra-extra, more than the newer sale...

44 Kitchener St, St Ives NSW

44 Kitchener St, St Ives NSW

Sunday school time, Sydney School to be exact, and hold onto your yoga mats kids because this one is a pure oasis of nature-centred design (though the architect and year of build are not yet confirmed) perched within a bushland eden. There is a lot to ooh...

‘Funston House’ 34 Hardinge St, Beaumaris VIC

‘Funston House’ 34 Hardinge St, Beaumaris VIC

The air in this one is thick with memories, scents and the spirit of original Beaumaris bohemia. Bouncing off the curtains, beamed ceiling and wildly angular spaces one can almost hear the late night froth and thrash of ideas, barefoot guests, wine being...

16 Gayer Ave, Wangaratta VIC

16 Gayer Ave, Wangaratta VIC

Many of you were enthralled by 'Clayton House' in Melbourne a few days ago; its smooth, fuss-free expanses of brick, timber ceilings and walls of windows exuding a calm and considered set of Modernist spaces in which to reside. Well, for a lot less cash...

9/34 ‘Kinkabool’ Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise QLD

9/34 ‘Kinkabool’ Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise QLD

A listing history lesson today detailing the colourful yet little known Post-War development of Surfers Paradise as primo holiday destination and Googie-motel wonderland for a brief shining moment before a new slew of 'developers' saw fit to rid itself of...

‘Clayton House’ 11 Jeffery St, Blackburn VIC

‘Clayton House’ 11 Jeffery St, Blackburn VIC

Though falling out of our self-imposed boundary for Mid-Century (c.1984), it is clear this commission for the Clayton family by architect David Edelman (recently departed - vale) carries with it the spirit of some of the best MCM homes we can cite in this...

34 Kingsall Rd, Attadale WA

34 Kingsall Rd, Attadale WA

Such a spark of joy alights our belly when we see a classic, though rundown, architecturally designed residence accompanied by encouragement from the agent to look up The Thunderbirds as a cultural anchor - especially in Perth of all places - yay! That...

17 Somerset Dve, Dandenong North VIC

17 Somerset Dve, Dandenong North VIC

This handsome house in Dandy has all the promise of a sensational family/party pad with some bold and beautiful interior features - bedroom joinery, skillion roofline, tiled indoor pool and that breathtaking timber ceiling downstairs. Like so many others...

1 Balfour Rd, Austinmer NSW

1 Balfour Rd, Austinmer NSW

That jaunty, buttery street face, complete with sweeping entry walk beckons all those who wistfully aspire to a suburban dreamscape. Where the searingly acute beauty of the Australian beach hamlet is entwined with 60s shapes, the lush gardens and worship...

‘McNicoll House’ 19 Gordon Gr, South Yarra VIC

‘McNicoll House’ 19 Gordon Gr, South Yarra VIC

Every now and then we are able to post up a residence which transcends our little world of listings and design chat and stands within a greater avenue of historical document, today we have a standout. 'McNicoll House' was a commission by Major General...

44 Rosny Esplanade, Rosny TAS

44 Rosny Esplanade, Rosny TAS

It doesn't take a creative genius to strip off that faux-colonial garnish and see this magnificent 1966 home by notable architect Frank Stary shining out. And what a ripper it is! In fact we offer nothing but thankful-hand emojis that the interiors, oozing...

20 Brookman St, Torrens ACT

20 Brookman St, Torrens ACT

Under offer - sorry guys - most likely snapped up in the whirl of Canberra Modern festival, but we felt compelled to post one from our nation's democratic capital today. And whilst you peruse the beauty of sustainable, timeless design, the integrity of...

1-3 Granard Ave, Park Orchards VIC

1-3 Granard Ave, Park Orchards VIC

Who is the beautiful bohemian responsible for this?! We demand answers as to the history and construction of this glorious slice of domestic semi-rural, crafted Modernity. Our minds are racing all over the brilliant orientation, sunken levels with cat walk...

‘Wilkin House’ 6 Holskamp Street, Mount Waverley VIC

‘Wilkin House’ 6 Holskamp Street, Mount Waverley VIC

This one has been loitering for quite some time and praise be the architect gods, there has been no takers as yet to the idea of destroying this stunning (c.1959) home by architect Nick Sofarnos and replacing it with some polystyrene clad dreckery.Sitting...

11 Kennedy St, Keilor VIC

11 Kennedy St, Keilor VIC

If this super cool timber, Mid-Century home of clearly set living and sleeping quarters, divider cupboards and carport looks familiar it's because you've seen it before, in Cowes. And before that we knew it to be in Barwon Heads (alas - no longer...

27 Aroona Rd, Caulfield North VIC

27 Aroona Rd, Caulfield North VIC

The might of Marvellous Migrant Modern Melbourne raises its head and casually schools us all with a display of formidable size, form, materials and craftsmanship. The eternal wellspring of high-end residences and filmset-level Mod chic, the bagel belt,...

‘Van Aken House’ 10 Solway Dve, Glen Waverley VIC

‘Van Aken House’ 10 Solway Dve, Glen Waverley VIC

The year was 1966. Nancy Sinatra supplied the Broccoli brothers with our favourite Bond theme of all time - the Anlgo-Japanese swoon of 'You Only Live Twice'. And on a pitched corner block in sleepy Glen Waverley architect Bruce Morgan (here eulogised by...

71 James St, Belmont VIC

71 James St, Belmont VIC

Friday is here and along with it a little cheeky chops for your consideration, brought to you by the City of Dreams.This dusty green family pad is just waiting for some energetic bodies to get in there and make it sing again. Ideal for a couple of urban...

‘Be-nun-I-kin’ 50 Bromar Street, The Gap QLD

‘Be-nun-I-kin’ 50 Bromar Street, The Gap QLD

Okay Brisbanites, hold on because right here, right now we can claim that today's listing is easily in the top Mid-Century Modern residences we've ever seen your neck of the woods, quite possibly the best. Even for Donald Spencer, a widely known architect...

‘Pickett House’ 1 Konrad St, Bentleigh East VIC

‘Pickett House’ 1 Konrad St, Bentleigh East VIC

A super cozy stunner today by fan favourite architect Geoffrey Woodfall. We see here his recurring use of brick, glazing and dark timbers (though some beams have now been painted white) to create an earthy, heavy-set oasis comparable to an earlier...

44 Rembrandt Dve, Middle Cove NSW

44 Rembrandt Dve, Middle Cove NSW

Constructed in the same years as Boyd's Walsh st (c.1958) is the home of huge street presence yet historical mystery. Could it be the work of an builder with more then a passing interest in the progressive trends of late 1950s architecture? The solid...

55 Sunnyside Rd, Glen Osmond SA

55 Sunnyside Rd, Glen Osmond SA

This dreamy family home, a time stamp of its era, seemingly air-locked around 1970 and only now being entered by outsiders, is sending many of you into sentimental spins of delight. Maybe it's the lighting or the decor comprising a veritable bouquet of...

‘Saltzman House’ 15 Farmer St, Brighton East VIC

‘Saltzman House’ 15 Farmer St, Brighton East VIC

A magnificent home from the annals of Marvellous Migrant Melbourne Modern. This design by Austrian émigré Walter Pollock for a Mr J. Saltzman (c.1966) was sold a few years ago and has now undergone a super Braaiiiiighton luxe-over. At this point we could...

62 Browns Rd, West Kentish TAS

62 Browns Rd, West Kentish TAS

A classic sample of Friday freakery for you all this evening. In a similar vein as earlier hidden-valley-cum-doomsday-prepper architecture this one sits in a gobsmaking nowheresville locale (well just south of Nowhere Else actually), has some great retro...

34 Wiluna St, Coolbinia WA

34 Wiluna St, Coolbinia WA

Despite the primary selling point being proximity to Dog Swamp Shopping Centre and even with a clutch of DIY photos which detail the inhabiters penchant for Nutella in far greater depth than say, even the suggestion of a floorplan, we can spot it. We can...