Butler, Graeme: The Californian Bungalow in Australia on Compact Disk
Book Number: 4374
Graeme Butler & Associates Alphington 1995 (2010) First Edition of a searchable PDF format on Compact Disk of this now out of print book- from the author's collection.`Californian bungalows ring the inner suburbs of many Australian towns and cities. Built for a new generation of home owners after World War I, they were sturdy, with simple interiors that offered a 'modern' feel after the gloom and dust-trapping ornateness of Victorian and Edwardian houses. Graeme Butler, one of Australia's leading conservation architects, gives an in-depth study of this sought-after housestyle'. Numerous images, 154pp,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), facsims. ; 28 cm. Included are guidelines for the restoration and renovation of Californian bungalows with sections on: * interior planning and design; * colour schemes and lighting; * exterior finishes, * garden style and * American influences on Australian designs….