jddb’s custom home builders are experts at building traditional style homes in Portarlington and the Bellarine Peninsula with all of the comfort, functionality and high-quality fixtures that modern building has to offer.
Do you love staying in beautiful countryside cottages on holidays, but also enjoy the pleasures of modern interiors and fittings? If so, then our traditional cottage homesteads are the ideal home for you. These homes are suitable for families, couples or even singles, infusing the old world charms of provincial architecture with all the benefits of modern living.
Unlike this style of home built in a bygone era, our traditional homes can include the following things for added comfort:
- Double glazed windows
- A concrete floor providing thermal mass
- Unique triple brick construction on walls
- A vented cavity between the third “skin” of brick that allows warm air to be retained in winter or released in summer
- Solar-powered hydronic heating through the slate look concrete slab floor to keep away winter chills.
Prospective home buyers wanting an older style home designed with the environment in mind will be sold on this home. A home that will appreciate in value through out the years, with a high integrity, quality build will ensure a worthwhile investment in years to come.
Our traditional homes of yesterday, built today, would be just as at home in Provincial France or Tuscany as they would be on the Bellarine Peninsula. Our traditional homesteads simply don’t age, incorporating modern home building practices and interior style with the timeless look of provincial architecture mean you get to enjoy the best of both worlds. if you’re after a modern home build our Portarlington modern home builders can cater to your needs.