#ranikivav is an constructed #stepwell situated in the town of #Patan in #Gujarat It is located on the banks of #Saraswati River. Rani ki vav was built as a memorial to an 11th-century AD king Bhimdev I . It was added to the list of UNESCO's #World#Heritage Sites on 22 June 2014. Stepwells are a distinctive form of subterranean water resource and storage systems on the Indian subcontinent, and have been constructed since the third millennium BC. Rani ki vav was built in the complex Maru-Gurjara #architectural style with an inverted temple and seven levels of stairs and holds more than 500 principal #sculptures.
Courtyard house, the combination of a beautiful storm brewing in the background together with the raw bluestone and timber facade on this home is stunning. Located in Barwon Heads and designed by Auhaus Architecture @auhaus and built by Lifespaces Group @lifespaces_group.⠀
Photography credit: Mike Baker ⠀
The renovation of this single fronted Edwardian terrace house delivered a modern design with light filled spaces from strategically placed skylights. It is located in Brunswick, Australia and is the work of Chan Architecture @chanarchitecture.⠀
Photography credit: Tatjana Plitt @tatjanaplitt.⠀