Escape To This Tiny Off Grid Riverside Cabin!

The Design Files

By Amelia Barnes

The Barrington Eco Hut is designed by Fresh Prince, a design and building practice with a particular passion for designing tiny eco houses. The firm is committed to exploring how small dwellings can allow Australians to spend time in remote, picturesque locations, without disturbing the surrounding environment. [click here for full article]

Off-grid tiny house keeps things nice and simple

New Atlas

By Adam Williams

Sydney, Australia's Fresh Prince has done an excellent job with its recently-completed Barrington Tops Cabin. The tiny house runs off-the-grid with a roof-based solar power setup and features a simple but comfortable interior suitable for up to two people. [click here for full article]

All-black tiny home is powered by solar panels


By Liz Stinson

Behold this perfect tiny home getaway, outfitted in simple, design-forward style throughout. Designed by Australian studio Fresh Prince (no relation to Will Smith), the 150-square-foot Barrington Tops cabin is perched on a mobile chassis on the banks of a river in New South Wales, Australia. [click here for full article]

Fresh Prince designs tiny off-grid cabin for sustainable summer getaways


By Kieron Marchese

Sydney-based design and build firm Fresh Prince has designed a compact off-grid cabin in Australia that offers a sustainable dwelling for summer getaways. Located in new south wales, the 150-square-foot ‘Barrington Tops’ cabin is perched on the banks of a highland river, surrounded by dense woodland. [click here for full article]

This off-grid tiny cabin in the Australian wilderness


By Nicole Jewell

If you’ve been stuck at your desk all summer, now is the perfect time for a little break, and this beautiful tiny cabin in Australia is just the place to get away from it all. Designed by Sydney-based firm Fresh Prince, the Barrington Tops cabin is an off-grid eco cabin that is nestled into the remote wilderness. [click here for full article]

Tiny off-grid eco-cabin in Australia has everything you really need

Tree Hugger

By Lloyd Alter


Less truly is more in this gem from Fresh Prince Studio. We have seen so many tiny houses on wheels over the years, some of which are not so tiny and not so simple, so far from Thoreau's little cabin where he "wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life." I actually thought about Thoreau's cabin for the first time in a long time, when I saw the Barrington Tops Cabin, built in New South Wales by Alice Nivison and Richie Northcott of Fresh Prince Studio. [click here for full article]

Riverside cabin featured on Cabin Porn

Cabin Porn

By Matt Cassity


A tiny off-grid cabin designed and built by Alice Nivison + Richie Northcott. Perched on the edge of the Cobark River in the remote range of Barrington Tops, Australia… The off-grid design uses solar-power, a composting loo and water collected from the River. Large windows surround the bed, and french doors open out to the river to give a feeling of expansiveness to the dwelling’s tiny footprint… [click here for full article]

Winner of Concrete Playground Award for Best New Space 2017

Concrete Playground

By Jasmine Crittenden

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...With designer and builder Alice Nivison and eco-consultant Richie Northcott from Sydney design studio Fresh Prince, the brothers have designed and built tiny houses throughout New South Wales - both sustainable and solar-powered.... [click here for full article]

Fresh Prince, tiny houses + A new generation of home hunters

Architecture + Design

By Kirsty Sier


...Although the tiny houses built by Fresh Prince are used in the same, temporary manner as hotel rooms, there's something less depressing about the thought of living in them. Within a cosy footprint of just 15 square metres, there is contained everything necessary to fit "all the essentials for up to three people"...  [click here for full article]

Go Off The Grid And Into These Tiny Houses In Australia’s Wilderness


By Kristen Amiet

It’s taken us a little while, but the tiny house movement is finally making its mark Down Under, and it’s affecting the way we travel in our own backyard in the best way.

Inspired by the concept of being set free, Unyoked is a home-grown start-up founded by twin brothers Chris and Cam Grant and developed in partnership with designer Alice Nivison and eco-consultant Richie Northcott… [click here for full article]

Tiny houses in the wilderness


By Kate Burke


...a Sydney based start-up is unlocking remote, unused land for people wanting to escape the daily grind... While it's early days, Unyoked has already designed and built two sustainable off-grid tiny homes with the help of Fresh Prince ... [click here for full article]

Tiny House Design + Build for Unyoked


By Jasmine Crittenden


Get off the grid, disconnect and have your own tiny getaway - but this is not a hotel. There's getting away. And then there's disappearing, to your own private, tiny house in the wilderness - miles from any sign of human interference ... [click here for full article]

Fresh Prince exhibits in Sydney design expo


By the Editorial Team


Fresh Prince is a collaboration by Sydney based creative couple Richie and Alice, who are heavily inspired by the intertwining of timber and nature: “Authentic design, for us, is living the creative process with honesty and integrity, and combining context with an understanding of your craft to bring considered ideas to life in the world.” ... [click here for full article]

The Fresh Prince of Bondi


By Alecia Wood

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A fortnightly water is all that’s required to sustain a Fresh Prince planter box. Built with a reservoir at its base, simply top up the water supply and leave your plants to drink at their leisure. “The idea came from a purely pragmatic approach – a combination of function and form,” says owner and creator Richard Northcott... [click here for full article]