design: Howard and Heaver Architects
build: Steve Auguston
products: Scyon™ Linea™ cladding
Famous for both its farms and its fishing, Albany’s rural romance has, over the last few years, seduced many city folk keen to swap the daily grind of Perth for a sea change. But for Esther and Toby Leach, Albany has always been home. And when the chance to create their dream family home came up on one of the town’s ocean-view blocks, they grabbed it with both hands. Take a look at their stunning renovation, a striking example of contemporary style.