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Weekend Family Retreat: Modern Cabin on Gambier Island, BC

Weekend Family Retreat: Modern Cabin on Gambier Island, BC

The Gambier Island House by was completed in 2013 by the Vancouver based studio Mcfarlane Green Biggar Architecture + Design. This modern version of a cabin in the woods has been designed for a young Vancouver couple with two children as a weekend retreat. The Gambier Island House is located on Gambier Island, Sunshine Coast…

Captivating Contemporary House in Toronto, Canada

Captivating Contemporary House in Toronto, Canada

7 Ashley Park Road has been completed by Luxury Toronto Builder Barroso Homes. This stylish 7,200 square foot modern residence includes 5 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. 7 Ashley Park Road is located in Toronto, Canada. This home is currently on the market, priced at $4.2 Million, more information on the sale can be found here. 7…

Elegant and Stylish House in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Elegant and Stylish House in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

The Double High House has been completed by the Vancouver based studio Checkwitch Poiron Architects. This elegant contemporary home merges indoor and outdoor living with large glass sliding doors. Power efficiency systems include a passive solar system, in-floor radiant hydronic heating and a heat recovery ventilator. The Double High House is located in Nanaimo, British…

Floating House on Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada

Floating House on Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada

The Floating House was completed in 2005 by the New York based studio MOS Architects. This contemporary home has been built on a structure of steel pontoons, allowing for the lakes drastically varying water levels. The Floating House is located on Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada. The Floating House in Ontario, Canada, details by MOS…

Modern Courtyard House in Prospect, Nova Scotia

Modern Courtyard House in Prospect, Nova Scotia

The Martin-Lancaster House was completed in 2010 by the Nova Scotia based studio MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects. This 3,000 square foot, modern courtyard home consists of four primary areas including a gabled garage / guest house, a gabled social pavilion, a north-facing service bar and an arrival court in-between. The house sits atop a cliff and…

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

The Lefebvre-Smyth Residence was completed in April 2012 by the Vancouver based studio CEI Architecture. This outstanding 3,000 square foot, lakeside contemporary home was built with a total budget of $850,000. The home is perched atop a hillside on the west bank of Skaha Lake, with stunning views of the lake to the east and…

Model Townhome Showcases Modern Interior Design in Toronto, Canada

Model Townhome Showcases Modern Interior Design in Toronto, Canada

The Trinity Bellwoods Model Townhome Interior was completed in 2010 by the Toronto based interior design practice Cecconi Simone. This project included the interior design and custom fixtures for three unit types within the “Trinity Bellwoods Town + Homes” community. The Trinity Bellwoods Model Townhome is located in Toronto, Canada. Trinity Bellwoods Townhome Interior in…

Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

The Armada House was designed by the Victoria based studio KB Design and built in 2007 by Abstract Developments. This impressive 5,299 square foot contemporary home employs wood, steel, stone and glass. The Armada House is located in the Ten Mile Point/Wedgewood Estates neighborhood of Victoria, British Columbia in Canada. The Armada House in Victoria,…

Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada

Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada

The Malbaie VIII Residence was completed in 2013 by the Montréal based studio MU Architecture. This 3,400 square foot modern home has been based on a reinterpretation of the traditional barns found in the area. The Malbaie VIII Residence is located in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada. Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region…

Rustic Cabin Perched Over a Cliff in Nova Scotia, Canada

Rustic Cabin Perched Over a Cliff in Nova Scotia, Canada

The Cliff House was completed in 2010 by the Newport based studio Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects. This wonderful cabin floats over the edge of a bedrock cliff, anchored by a large galvanized steel superstructure. Large wrap around windows in the open-plan living space afford stunning panoramic views over the bay. The Cliff House is located on…