Swanbourne Density

The following is my response to the Town of Claremont’s call for community feedback on their study to investigate the opportunity to increase the density of the Swanbourne Village [...]

Roscommon House, identity Magazine

identity speaks to Neil Cownie about the award-winning Roscommon House, a family home that's in dynamic and meaningful conversation with its unique location. Read the full identity magazine article.

Roscommon House, Belle Perth Home

When Neil Cownie prepared himself for the brief from new clients the request was short and sweet. “We want a grey concrete house,” they said. And that’s exactly what he delivered. [...]

House & Garden Top 50 Rooms

What was done? An external courtyard space was designed within the overall design of this new family home in the Perth suburb of Floreat. The house was designed to fit comfortably [...]

World Architecture Festival INSIDE Award

Roscommon House was nominated for a World Architecture Festival INSIDE Award, along with 12 projects from Taiwan, Indonesia, India, Belgium and Switzerland. Built in 2017, it has won numerous state and [...]

Builders Choice Magazine Interviews Neil

This interview appeared in the September 2018 issue of Builders Choice Magazine. Boutique Architecture... with Neil Cownie Holistic Passion, Innovative Design and Sustainable Vision Like life in general, the world of [...]

Urban Crusade: Swanbourne Bridge

An article in the local newspaper earlier this year caught my eye for a number of reasons. It detailed proposed design solutions by Main Roads to upgrade the Swanbourne rail bridge [...]