House of the Year 2014

View the finalists below.

- A comprehensive alteration and addition from a 1950’s house into a substantial timeless family home built for generations to come.


Rotorua - A family bach has been reinvigorated with the use of modern materials creating a cosy relaxed ambience.


Acacia Bay, Taupo - A beautiful family residence with expansive views over Lake Taupo.  Cleverly designed and engineered for a challenging sloping small site.


Rotorua - A home fully focused on family living with a light airy interior and outside living areas.


Tokoroa - A sharp modern home designed and built to encompass the owners specific requirements with multipose living areas - an entertainers dream.


Papamoa - A stunning home - based on the Fowler Show home - designed specifically to meet the clients and site requirements.


Bethlehem - A delightful modern spacious family home. The kitchen is the focal point of the house with easy access to the outdoor entertainment area.


Taupo - Architecturally designed classic and timeless home to fit a compact site and built with the future in mind. Capturing the stunning view from the open plan living areas and decks.


Bethlehem - A beautiful traditionally styled home. Designed with living areas that lead onto a polished concrete court yard for outdoor entertaining.


St Michaels, Bethlehem - An executive home designed specifically to the clients personal requirements and exceeding their expectations.


Motuoapa, Turangi - A home specifically designed to encompass the views to Lake Taupo, the Kaimanawa Forest and surrounding countryside. Featuring individual and personalised havens in every nook and cranny. Cosy and comfortable but open enough to entertain all night long.


Whanarua Bay - A unique home in a unique location, built to the owners requirements,  using natural materials and a home that fits the stunning landscape.


Pyes Pa, Tauranga - Another beautiful contemporary Harwood Home. Striking simplicity combined with sophistication endorsing a timeless classic focused on sustainable living.


Papamoa - A stunning modern home, designed to delight the entertainer with its kitchen, scullery, pavillion and private courtyard.


Papamoa - A large executive home built with steel framing. Featuring exemplary environmentally friendly features.


Taupo - A stunning geometrically sculptured home designed to maximise the indoor and outdoor living spaces to encompass glimpses of beautiful Lake Taupo.


Tauranga - A stunning home using sustainable, renewable timber cladding with stunning features to enhance the pleasure of the delighted owners.


The Lakes, Tauranga - Another stunningly designed Harwood show home. Adaptable to traditional tastes but with contemporary ideals.


Tauranga - This “Kerehi” Landmark show home has a timeless elegance in tune with the landscape. Exuding ambience, space and flexibility for its new owners.


The Lakes, Tauranga - An exclusive Thermalcrete show home - the future of building.
Built for the exquisite comfort of its new owners.


The Lakes, Tauranga - An endearing compact courtyard designed show home that will be a delight for the new owners.


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