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Month: September 2021

California Bungalows: Part 4, Style Trends in Melbourne’s Northern Suburbs

California Bungalow Part 3 Over the last three weeks, we’ve examined in detail every aspect of the Californian Bungalow. We started with its early origins in India, followed by its perfection and proliferation in California and throughout the US. Next, we covered its antipodean migration during the early part of the 20th Century and the …

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California Bungalows: Part 3, Features & Characteristics of the California Bungalow

California Bungalow Part 2 California Bungalow Part 4 Californian Bungalows are typically described as ‘cottage-type’ homes. While they’ve become an icon of country- and suburban-landscapes, they have also crept in closer towards our CBDs, influencing homes in their modern transformations. While a lot of these newly built and renovated Bungalows draw inspiration from different styles, …

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Californian Bungalows: Part 2, Californian Bungalows in Australia

California Bungalow Part 1 California Bungalow Part 3 Californian Bungalows have become an architectural staple across suburbs in Australia since their introduction around a century ago. Parts of Australia, such as Melbourne during our hot summers, share a similar climate to California. These environmental similarities combined with the increasing influence of Hollywood and American culture …

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