House Designs, Unique, Tropical & Sustainable

Enjoy the tropical Cairns lifestyle in luxury and style with  Unique Constructions home.

We know this area and have built homes across the region, from Cairns’ northern beaches to the green, western and southern corridors, of Redlynch, Edmonton and Gordonvale.

We design homes to maximise your lifestyle, budget and land. Designs are tailored to suit the unique tropical environment, integrating spacious open plan styles, with luxurious finishes.

When you choose Unique Constructions as your preferred Cairns builder, you are investing in style, substance, innovation and sustainability for the future. Examples of our current designs are shown below.


This unique five bedroom house has been cleverly designed for a growing family with a clear definition between the bedrooms, all located along one side of the home, and the open plan layout of the living areas on the other. This home is built for tropical north Queensland and takes advantage of natural ventilation and light to keep energy costs low. A creative design and innovation combines timber, quality cladding and glass in an elegant, contemporary frontage that’s an eye-catching addition to any streetscape.

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The Opal has a stunning tropical entrance which leads you into a modern spacious home, designed and built for North Queensland.

The open plan living, four bedrooms, computer nook and rumpus area make this an ideal family or executive home.

The Opal includes a perfect balance of formal and casual living and is ideal for many different buyers who appreciate free flowing access between the living and outdoor entertainment areas.

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Stylish, distinct and imaginative is how you describe the Sudbury and that is before you even open the front door. If you want a house to impress, outside and in, whilst maximising living spaces and your tropical lifestyle, this is the house for you.

When you step into the Sudbury the entry foyer flows seamlessly into the open plan kitchen, dining and living area and out on to the patio, overlooking the in-ground pool. This stylish design maximises space and lifestyle with three bedrooms, media room, walk-in pantry and two bathrooms.

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Like all homes built by Unique Constructions, the Arlington is specifically designed for the climate and indoor-outdoor life-style of far north Queensland. The open plan design and generouse outdoor areas take best advanatge of natural lighting and ventilation.

Four Bedrooms, rumpus room, study and distinct living and dining areas make the Arlington a practical, adaptable home with just the right mix of family living and personal space.

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The Paradise is modern, stylish, full of space, light and is popular with home buyers who have holiday homes or live in coastal regions. The home boasts high ceilings and a fantastic stone clad feature wall that leads into an incredible open plan, contemporary home. The Paradise maximises indoor / outdoor living, with bi-fold doors leading to the large patio. The master bedroom has a walk-in robe, ensuite and dual vanity bathroom. Make your home a Paradise: you’ll never want to leave.

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Stunning design, perfect for indoor/outdoor living, raked ceilings in lounge area High (2.7m) ceilings throughout, giving a great sense of space.
Impressive entry foyer, open plan kitchen, lounge and dining areas, Huge patio with kitchen servery

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The Saxon provides families with a stylish, contemporary haven. Separate dining and living areas provide a formal retreat for adults, while the open plan family room and kitchen create functional space for children to relax and play together.

The master bedroom has its own walk-in robe (great for Mum) and a separate robe for all those other clothes. The second bathroom has a separate bath and shower and there is additional storage in the double lock-up garage. The Saxon is a stylish and contemporary haven for young families.

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The contemporary exterior hints at a luxurious interior, flooded with natural light, creating a pavilion paradise for you to enjoy.

The concept behind this striking home is to provide each family member with individual space, while offering communal areas that bring people together in a relaxed and comfortable way.

The Apollo has two separate wings, connected by a spacious interior hall.  The living area wing has an open plan kitchen, lounge and dining. Louvers and windows enhance the spaciousness and tropical ambiance.  Meanwhile, the second wing artfully contains four bedrooms and two bathrooms, a laundry, storage and adjoining double car port.

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Escape to Paradise with the Pandora. This innovative, contemporary family home makes a statement on the street and is perfect for entertaining. The stylish exterior, combining timber cladding, stone features, aluminium, concrete and louvers hints at the inspired interior.

Stepping into Pandora you are immersed in the tropical lifestyle, where indoor and outdoor living are seamlessly integrated. The kitchen is an entertainer’s delight, with benchtop and wet areas extending to the undercover patio area, perfect for BBQs. The Pandora even has a parent’s retreat … escape to paradise.

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The Fitzroy is flooded with natural light, thanks to generous windows. Its open plan kitchen, lounge and dining areas flow on to the patio with stacker doors, maximising access to your liveable space in this innovative family home. The exterior raked roof is complemented with a raked interior ceiling, creating natural energy, height and space. The large second bathroom and laundry are perfect for families, with storage, bench space and a separate bath and shower.

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The Agincourt has character, charm and comfort, creating the perfect family home for you to relax and enjoy. The formal living area flows out on to the patio, maximising tropical ambience and living space. The kitchen is both formal and comfortable, its servery doubling as a breakfast bar and providing views to the lounge and entry. Three bedrooms are clustered at the rear of the Agincourt, while the fourth adjoins the lounge, perfect for visiting guests or a home office. Be charmed by the comfort and character of the Agincourt.

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