8 View road, Ostend, Waiheke Island 1081
Tonkin House is a multi-level Residential dwelling built on a steeply sloped site of 1024m2 surrounded by native trees. The house is carefully designed to blend into its natural landscape and connected to the surrounding environment by a variation of cantilevered decks to maximise the ocean and mountain views .The property is located on the northwestern part of Waiheke Island and built with sustainable materials to complement its unique site. The house is not just a dwelling but accommodates, a calm backdrop for natural light and takes advantage of the afternoon sun .
Terra was engaged to complete the architectural design, planning, together with all civil and surveying services from concept design through to completion. The entire home now invokes a welcoming place to relax, visit nearby parks and reserves whilst providing an exciting home to live in.