Timms House

Located on The Preserve at Jack’s Point, Queenstown, the Timms Residence suspends out across a sloping section to maximise enjoyment of the spectacular setting.


Very fortunate to meet you both a few years after I suffered an extremely stressful experience with a Wellington based architect.

- Ian & Mee Leng Hong

Nature’s gallery is on display with floor to ceiling glazing, enabling panoramic views of Lake Wakatipu, while a strong schist stone chimney and ground level walls anchor the structure.


Good design, is as much about understanding the client’s goals for the property, as it is about a knowledge of light, space and form.

- Katrina Dravitzki & Alister Brown

The upper level is constructed from exposed steel, glass and cedar. And an outdoor courtyard utilises frameless bi-folding doors, to provide shelter from the wind without impairing lake views.