Ocean Breezes Blow Right Through This Modern Australian Beach Shack

This airy home makes the most of its beachside location with sustainable design, careful siting, and an expansive glazed facade.

The Hart House by Casey Brown Architecture is located just about 18 miles north of Sydney, Australia—but it feels worlds away. Perched on a hill overlooking Great Mackerel Beach, the home opens up to the wide expanse of ocean beyond.