Location: Apslawn, Tasmania
Consumer: Brown Brothers Household Wine
12 months: 2022
Challenge Staff: Peter Walker, Andrew Geeves, Andrew Grimsdale, Lucy Watts
Consultants: Adlanmark, Cova, Inexperienced Constructing Surveying, David Quon & Associates
Pictures: Adam Gibson & Renee Hodskiss
Established in 2011, Cumulus is an structure and inside design studio that creates distinctive residential, tourism, business, and social housing areas.
With groups positioned round Australia, Cumulus works as a single entity, giving the studio flexibility and capability to tackle small, medium and large-scale initiatives.
The brand new enlargement for Satan’s Nook builds on Cumulus’ unique design for the vineyard, which over the past seven years has seen the cellar door develop into an iconic vacation spot for guests to Tasmania’s east coast.
Complementing Satan’s Nook’s distinctive lookout and sweeping views over Freycinet Peninsula, the brand new additions have greater than doubled the vineyard’s customer capability whereas nonetheless retaining the design’s unique character and idea.
“It was necessary for us to proceed our closencollaboration with Brown Brothers and be a part of the brand new chapter of this distinctive Tasmanian vineyard,” says Cumulus Director Peter Walker.
“The brand new areas keep it up our preliminary thought of Satan’s Nook as a village, a set of visually distinct buildings that draw on the rhythm of the pure panorama to create an immersive customer expertise.”
Echoing designs from the area’s conventional rural settlements, the vineyard’s new additions embody an allweather courtyard, an immersive tasting space, expanded native produce kitchens, and a sunken cellar — Satan’s Nook’s new house of wine and meals masterclasses, personal features, and unique occasions.
A clear roof and sliding partitions blur the boundaries between the out of doors and indoor areas of the courtyard, offering a versatile space the place guests can each join unimpeded to the panorama and be sheltered from the area’s unpredictable climate.
“We all the time thought of the potential future enlargement of Satan’s Nook and created a collection of versatile areas that will permit the vineyard to adapt simply and sustainably to the cellar door’s rising wants,” Peter provides.
“Among the components from the prevailing buildings, for instance, have been used within the new enlargement, offering alternatives for the house owners to repurpose and reimagine slightly than demolish.”
Accomplished in late 2021, the brand new enlargement will accommodate the vineyard’s variety of guests which has steadily grown to over 100,000 per yr.