With over four decades of successful high-quality property developments, Piccolo is a multi-award winning, family-run business specialising in luxury residential property. Its portfolio of more than 500 completed apartments include Carlton’s award winning Garden House opposite the Royal Exhibition Buildings, winner of six accolades including Property Council of Australia’s Best National Residential Development.

Piccolo’s dedication to creating landmark projects begins at inception and finishes the moment you are welcomed into your new home. The organisation combines expertise and professionalism with a warm personal touch to ensure the luxury, style and distinction that defines their homes is enhanced by a deep affinity with their residents.


Woods Bagot, a global architectural and design firm. The company’s international expertise, supported by a local studio that understands the regional cultural context. Nik Karalis, Woods Bagot’s Global Managing Director and project architect for Elwood House, has received international acclaim for his work, winning a number of prominent design awards. Nik’s experience and skill ensures the conceptual framework of projects is rigorously grounded both in design excellence and operational success.

With much experience in delivering exceptional multi-storey commercial and residential solutions around the world, including Hilton South Wharf (Victoria), Embassy Gardens (London), and The Garden House (Carlton, Victoria), Woods Bagot was the natural choice to further enhance this iconic site.


Hecker and Guthrie is a boutique interior design studio under the Direction of Paul Hecker and Hamish Guthrie. With more than 25 years experience in the design industry, Hecker and Guthrie are interior designers with a strong architectural sensibility. Following the principle of creating beautiful, timeless interior spaces with a simple palette and a penchant for retaining the old, H&G have received much acclaim for their considered yet unique design approach to numerous residential, commercial, retail and hospitality projects in Australia and abroad.

Drawing on previous experience from similar residential developments including Ivy (Sydney), The Garden House (Carlton, Victoria) and Balencea (St Kilda Road), H&G continues to redefine luxury with its work on Elwood House.