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A bach-inspired beach home

A bach-inspired beach home

This modern beach house at Te Horo,south of Ōtaki, draws on some of the features of the traditional New Zealand bach. Its design (essentially a couple of sheds and pavilions that meet over a fireplace) recalls the simplicity and practicality of the typical holiday home.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Creative life - Architecture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/3597/a-bach-inspired-beach-home (accessed 14 November 2019)

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