The Duncraig Retreat: A Haven of Serenity and Sustainability on a Battle Axe Block

Discover the Duncraig Retreat, an idyllic sanctuary of sustainable living, thoughtfully designed for a battle axe block in the charming suburb of Duncraig, Western Australia. As a Passive House certified architectural designer, our aim is to create a home that captivates the senses while showcasing the best in eco-friendly living.

The Duncraig Retreat features a spacious single-story layout, with four generous bedrooms, two well-appointed bathrooms, and a two-car carport. The open-plan living, dining, and kitchen areas create a seamless flow between indoors and out, with an emphasis on natural light and energy efficiency. The stylish kitchen is adorned with sleek appliances, elegant fittings, and a beautiful island bench, perfect for casual meals and entertaining.

Built with sustainability in mind, this house incorporates solar passive design elements such as double-glazed windows, strategic shading, and an ideal north-facing orientation to maximise sunlight and natural ventilation. The use of energy-efficient appliances, high-quality insulation, and air-tight construction ensures year-round comfort while reducing energy consumption.

The Duncraig Retreat shines in its Perth-specific outdoor living spaces, including a covered alfresco area ideal for enjoying the tranquil surroundings. The meticulously landscaped backyard, complete with a stunning pool and low-maintenance native plants, creates a true oasis for relaxation and entertaining. Retaining walls and boundary walls have been expertly designed to maximise space and privacy within the battle axe block setting.

Recognising the diverse needs of the Duncraig community, the Duncraig Retreat offers alternative housing options such as NDIS disability housing adaptations and off-grid living capabilities. These options can include the integration of solar panels, rainwater harvesting systems, and battery storage for a truly self-sufficient home.

This eco-friendly haven showcases a contemporary yet timeless design, with a striking blend of natural materials, such as timber cladding, and modern accents. The Duncraig Retreat not only exudes curb appeal but also adheres to the highest standards of energy efficiency and comfort.

With professional drafting, 3D rendering, and council approvals taken care of, the Duncraig Retreat is ready to be your dream home in this sought-after suburb. Experience this sustainable sanctuary for yourself and embrace a new standard of living that harmoniously blends with nature and the surrounding community.