Metricon named among the best at Stockland’s VIBE awards
The double-storey home delivers four spacious bedrooms, including a luxurious master suite, a study nook, huge integrated living hub and a secondary leisure or media room upstairs.The Biggest Volume Builder award recognised Metricon for completing the largest number of homes within Stockland’s Queensland communities from January 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018. Mr Ryan said the group was thrilled to receive the awards.“To receive this recognition for our workmanship, design and innovation is a thrill and a credit to our Queensland team,” he said.“Entering the Stockland Vibe Awards has allowed us to showcase what we do and how proud we are of our team. Metricon Homes took out two awards at the Stockland’s recent VIBE Awards, and was named Biggest Volume Builder in Queensland, as well as winner the Best Double Storey Home in the Building Design and Principles category.This Newport home’s ‘sense of grandeur’, is what won the judges over at Stockland’s recent Vibe Awards. The floorplan of the Metro provides an abundance of space, but on a compact 31 square floorplan, which is ideal for narrow blocks just 10.5m wide.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus16 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market16 hours agoMetricon Homes design director Adrian Popple said when designing the The Designer by Metricon Metro 31 at Newport, they wanted to present a floorplan that used the 400sq m block to its full potential. The design makes the most of the 400sq m block size in the Newport community, with its 12.5m-wide frontage and northerly aspect.“Another critical element of the design was ensuring that the home did not feel narrow and confined, despite the modest width of the home,” Mr Popple said.“Upon entry, the most obvious feature of the home is the powerful and impressive void that immediately greets you. “A sense of grandeur that is simply not expected in a home of this size.”Metricon Homes Queensland general manager Peter Ryan said the floorplan was ideal for narrow blocks at 10.5m wide, making most of the 400sq m block size within the Newport community. “The Biggest Volume Builder win is very exciting for us as it’s a representation of Metricon’s ability to bring our customers value and efficiencies through economies of scale.” >>FOLLOW EMILY BLACK ON FACEBOOK<< The Designer by Metricon Metro 31 at Newport took out The Best Double Storey Home category based on criteria including value for money, presentation, colour scheme, lighting, kitchen and bathroom and ensuite design.Metricon Homes took out two awards the event, including being named Biggest Volume Builder in Queensland, as well as winning the Best Double Storey Home in the Building Design and Principles category.