Architectural homes

Architectural builders you can trust

Building complex homes is a specialty of David Magill Builders and there’s nothing we love more than transforming big ideas into reality. We work with a range of industry-leading architects to create beautifully designed homes that stand out for all the right reasons. There is no limit to what we can build.

With the right combination of skill and more than 35 years of experience, David Magill Builders is highly sought after for building homes on hills and other tricky terrain. Our attention to every detail, from start to finish, ensures every home we build is premium quality, delivered on time and within budget.

Perfection in every build

Our team has a well-earned reputation for being the go-to architectural builders in Christchurch. We make sure every element is planned with you to suit your lifestyle and make sure the build maximises the functionality your section has to offer.

If you’re looking for an expertly designed, premium quality home – you’ve come to the right place. Take a look at some of the projects we have completed below.

The forefront of innovation

For many of our clients, sustainable construction and green building materials are an important focus for their home. David Magill Builders are proficient in working with thermal mass, hydronic heating systems and house glazing along with a diverse range of other materials. We also regularly look for innovative technological solutions that when combined with our building skills, ensure we can provide the highest quality for the best price.

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Contemporary Deco

With its bright, open spaces and 1920s art deco design, this Richmond home is a 21st-century homage to the decade of style. Owner Greg Partridge refers to it as contemporary deco - the merging of traditional architecture with modern-day living.

While David Magill Builders finished the house only two years ago, first impressions are of an iconic, art deco home, complete with flat roof and curved lines, that appear unchanged in the last 100 years. But, the interior is very different. Inside is a functional, modern design, accented throughout with a flair reminiscent of the Great Gatsby.

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