The penthouse market record for sale prices is constantly being broken as constructors and architects create ever more extravagant and opulent high rise residencies. This post brings together a roundup of the most stunning penthouses currently gracing Australian inner cities as seen by Andy Boyd co-founder of MoneyChoices.com.au an Australian comparison website.
The Seadrift Residence designed by San Francisco-based CCS Architecture may look like another modern house by the lake but we e assure you it is nothing like the run of the mill contemporary home. The stylish and sleek structure is located in Stinson Beach North California and is nestled amidst beautiful hilly region that has the distinct topography typifying this region of the west. The 1900 sq ft residence is a cantilevered structure that offers unobstructed view of the surrounding area while its spacious interiors can comfortably hold a family of six.
Some of the many green measures include the use of recycled Blackbutt timber in an extensive fashion both on outside and for the interiors to cut down both costs and carbon footprint high-performance glazing helps in better insulation and hence tones down the power bills in both the summer and the winter smart design and thermal insulation.
Featuring 350 square meters of indoor and outdoor living space spread over the 40th and 41st floors of the Victoria Point apartment development in Melbourne’s Docklands this penthouse boasts some of the finest views available in the city with breathtaking vistas across Port Philip Bay Port Melbourne St Kilda and Williamston.
A tour through Norwegian-based ceramic designer Silje Aune Eriksen’s beautiful residence showcases how one can add a sense of nostalgia and simplicity to modern design and interiors without going over the top. Simple shades soothing colors and sporadic presence of effervescent patterns make up this cool house and add to this warm and plush furnishing and you have a residence that is both unique and inspirational.
With an interesting architecture like the one displayed by the Shield House the residence will surely attract attention from passers-by. Designed by Boulder-based Studio H:T and located in Denver Colorado the modern home spreads over 3000 square feet. Its imposing shell was adorned with a curved wall protecting the inhabitant’s privacy and constructing an asymmetric design that breaks the monotony of the volumetric structure.
This superb penthouse apartment is spread across two floors and flanked on all sides with expansive balconies offering a 360-degree panorama of the surrounding Adelaide inner city. The penthouse extends over 700 square meters featuring two floors of living space with the emphasis firmly on high-class entertainment. The upstairs area includes a movie theater with luxury seating a billiards room complete with library kitchen facilities and a fully equipped gym.