Tag: British Columbia

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…

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…

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…

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,…

Stunning Oceanfront Home in British Columbia, Canada

Stunning Oceanfront Home in British Columbia, Canada

The Gulf Islands Residence was completed in 2011 by the Vancouver based studio RUFproject. This prestigious oceanfront home was designed with two ideals in mind, the clients loved the idea of a traditional Canadian rustic log cabin and a modernist glass house. The resulting ‘modern log cabin’ enjoys stunning panoramic sea views. The Gulf Islands…

Pender Harbour House in Pender Harbour, BC, Canada

Pender Harbour House in Pender Harbour, BC, Canada

The Pender Harbour House is a recently completed contemporary home, listed with agent Jamie J. MacDougall. This stunning waterfront property is set on 21 acres with 1,000 feet of natural shoreline. The 6,600 square foot main residence features eight bedrooms, nine bathrooms. There is also a 630 square foot boat house guest suit and a…

Exceptional Hillside Home Overlooking Okanagan Lake, Canada

Exceptional Hillside Home Overlooking Okanagan Lake, Canada

David Tyrell Architecture has completed the Kelowna Residence. This stylish modern home enjoys a stunning hillside position, with spectacular views over Okanagan Lake and the mountains beyond. The property is located near Kelowna, a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada.