The purpose of this project might not seem evident at first glance if you look at the pictures, since the practice of Charles Wright Architects chose a starship-like design for the Stamp House.
Located on the edge of the FNQ beachfront rainforest in Australia, the project tries to offer a carbon neutral solution for the environmentally sensitive area where the project is built. Stamp House tries to offer a building which takes advantage of the natural amenities on the site and is a reflection of it.
The material used is concrete which was insulated to incorporate a solar paneled roof and to ensure a cooler temperature during the entire year. Massive cantilevers protect against the potential floods and the project is cyclone proof category 5 and thus a cyclone shelter.
The project offers the capacity of harvesting 250000 liters of water for recycling and reticulation has solar energy generators and features an on-site advanced tertiary sewerage treatment plant.