Lee Residence - "Wakool"
SunConscious Design took a site bordering a nature reserve in Tuggeranong (far south suburban Canberra) and created a curvaceous response to its Brindabella Ranges vista and the Macarthur Ridge Reserve landscape while building a home needing virtually no heating or cooling. Designer: Trevor Lee.
Various passive solar design techniques were successfully used in combination:
Download the article 'Canberra passive solar home' as a reprint from 'Green House Plans' published 2002, Earth Garden Books <www.earthgarden.com.au> (PDF - 5.2M)
Renowned Canberra artist, Paul Summerfield, has interpreted the dwelling and its environment into this house portrait in 2017. To watch a two-minute video of the portrait coming into being, click here. Visitors interested in Paul's other work should click here.> (PDF - 12.7M)
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