Green Point Design Est. 1998      
Ballarat-based Sustainable Architect working Victoria-wide.
Certified Passive House Designer.

  1. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. Wood storage.
    Wood storage detail
  2. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. North facade.
    Mudbrick home off the grid
  3. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. Living area built with mudbricks and recycled materials.
    Sitting area and library
  4. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. Wood burning heater and stove.
    Wood fired stove and whitewashed mudbrick walls
  5. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. Display niche in mudbricks.
    Niche detail in mudbrick wall
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    Rainwater tanks and natural timber posts
  7. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. Tipi guest accommodation.
    Tipi guest accommodation
  8. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. East covered verandah and summer outdoor kitchen.
    Outdoor kitchen veranda
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    Stair detail
  10. Managing Director
    North facade of house
  11. Porcupine Ridge House off-grid sustainable home designed for bushfire-prone area by sustainable architect Green Point Design. East facade.
    Entry to house
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Porcupine Ridge House

Architect’s notes:
  • Owner built project on 40 acre bush block. House, studio and pergola enclose three sides of a north facing garden.
  • Autonomous power, water and waste systems. All natural materials.

Special features:
  • Load bearing mud brick walls.
  • Home made whitewash wall finishes.
  • Solar electricity supply.
  • Worm composting wastewater treatment system.