Mt Somers
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This farmhouse was designed by Trengrove and Blunt to handle the climatic forces of its high altitude.  Oamaru Stone in earthy tonings laid in large blocks clad the exterior walls and lenda timeless quality to the exterior.  Outdoor living courts surround the house, taking in spectacular views.Under the classic corrugated steel roof the timber structure is featured with shaped exposed rafters and beams finished with oil stain.

The interior provides a comfortable living arrangement featuring natural light and space well suited to the clients collection of antiques and art pieces. The principal room, which captures the view of Mount Somers peak has a special atmosphere, featuring a lofty sloped ceiling panelled in Cedar, a stone wall and contemporary farm kitchen. A variety of energy sources minimise power usage and prepare the owners for the sometimes harsh winter conditions and occasional power outages

Mt Somers


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