Pirongia New Build - 2021 Master Builders Gold Award Winner - Builders Own Home

New four bedroom 290m2 family home - 2021 Winner of a Gold Award - Builders Own Home, from Master Builders - and

Our clients brief includes a covered entertaining patio area within the central courtyard, for year round use. The louvre roof will open up for ventilation and star gazing, while being able to close in inclement weather. The space also features an outdoor cooking fire.

The home is being clad in brick, with feature area's of vertical Macrocarpa. Roof is long run Colorsteel, together providing a low maintenance exterior finish.

The interior features a large central living room and kitchen with raked ceiling, opening out onto the patio. Four bedrooms, bathroom, ensuite, office and study nook, and second living room. Budget $650,000

15th December 2020 updated photographs with the clients now moved in. Truly a stunning home!! While standing in the covered courtyard patio with the louvre open on a 27deg.c day, the cross ventilation made for a welcoming and comfortable space. Feeling very lucky to have been asked by the client who's also the builder, to be part of this exciting build of their new family home.

Photography Credit: Debbie Moore

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A boutique Architectural Design firm based in the Waikato. We offer Concept Design, and Full Architectural Plans for building consent.

Maunga Designs owner, Rob Camden, will work with you to ensure your architectural design dreams are realised.

Rob has a passion for the outdoors, from mountains to sea and an appreciation of the pleasure and good vibes experienced when enjoying these. He has a view of incorporating good design within the immediate environment to bring those feelings inside.

Rob can provide input based on his professional expertise and experience, helping you to make informed decisions about your design.

I'm Rob Camden, an Architectural Designer and Director of MAUNGA DESIGNS.

I have a passion for the outdoors – from Mountains to Sea. Spent mountaineering in NZ and South America, Scuba diving and instructing in NZ, Australia, Mozambique, Thailand and Myamar. This passion for the outdoors and the immense pleasure and good vibes experienced in nature, has motivated me to incorporate good design within the immediate environment, and to bring those same feelings inside.

I'm originally from the Wairarapa, but have spent a sizeable chunk of my time overseas, and the South Island.

In 2015 I relocated to Waikato working in the Architectural Designer field. After starting out in commercial drafting and design and working mainly in the residential field I became qualified with a National Diploma in Architectural Technology and was proudly awarded the Gordon Hassett Award - Top Student Year 1 Built Environment and the Chow Hill Award – Top Graduating Student. I am a Licensed Building Practitioner – Design 1 (Registered with MBIE), and registered with Architectural Designers New Zealand - ADNZ