Tag: Canada

Boathouse Renovation and Extension in Muskoka Lakes, Ontario

Boathouse Renovation and Extension in Muskoka Lakes, Ontario

The Muskoka Boathouse was completed in 2007 by the Ottawa based studio Christopher Simmonds Architect. This project included the renovation of the existing boathouse and a new 600 square foot, second storey guest suite. The Muskoka Boathouse is situated at the end of a narrow bay in the Muskoka Lakes region of Ontario, Canada. Muskoka…

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…

Renovation and Addition in Dorval, Canada

Renovation and Addition in Dorval, Canada

The Chemin Bord du Lac was completed by the Montreal based studio Henri Cleinge. This project included the renovation of a 200-year-old home and a significant modern addition. The clients required space to accommodate four generations of their family, including the great grand farther, the grandparents and the children in the old house, and the…

Bright Contemporary Home in Edmonton, Canada

Bright Contemporary Home in Edmonton, Canada

The Double ‘J’ was completed by the Edmonton based firm Habitat Studio & Workshop. This wonderful modern home collects the suns energy with a bank of solar panels, jutting out along the roof line. The home has been clad in wood, with a wonderful large terrace and outdoor entertainment area. The Double ‘J’ home is located…

Unique Family Home in Port Mouton, Nova Scotia

Unique Family Home in Port Mouton, Nova Scotia

The Two Hulls House was completed in 2011 by the Halifax based studio MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects. This 3,360 square foot contemporary residence has been built for a family of four as a full-time home. Two cantilevered pavilions stretch out towards the sea, one is the ‘day pavilion’ the other a ‘night pavilion’. The Two Hulls House…

Beautiful Apartment with Amazing Views in Vancouver, Canada

Beautiful Apartment with Amazing Views in Vancouver, Canada

This fabulous private apartment has been recently sold, located in the prestigious Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel and condominium complex in downtown Vancouver, Canada. The apartment enjoys amazing views of the Burrard Inlet from the large wrap-around balcony and many of the rooms.

Contemporary Extension in Rosemont-Petite-Patrie, Canada

Contemporary Extension in Rosemont-Petite-Patrie, Canada

La Couleuvre was completed in 2012 by the Montréal based studio NatureHumaine. This project was designed for a young family and included a 1,350 square foot, modern extension with an open-concept bathroom, staircase, children’s and master bedroom. The home is located in Rosemont-Petite-Patrie, Montréal, Canada. La Couleuvre in Rosemont-Petite-Patrie, Canada, details by NatureHumaine: “A young…

Impressive Modern Home in Toronto, Canada

Impressive Modern Home in Toronto, Canada

The Toronto Residence was completed in 2012 by the Santa Monica based studio Belzberg Architects. This vast, 10,000 square foot home was designed for a large family, the interior offers grand sophisticated and informal spaces. Simple and effective materials used include a blend of zinc cladding and plaster, along with natural woods and stones. The…

Yorkville Penthouse II in Toronto, Canada by Cecconi Simone

Yorkville Penthouse II in Toronto, Canada by Cecconi Simone

The Yorkville Penthouse II was completed in 2011 by the Toronto based interior design practice Cecconi Simone. This striking 4,300 square foot, full-floor penthouse is located in Toronto, Canada. Yorkville Penthouse II in Toronto, Canada by Cecconi Simone: “This 4300 square foot contemporary penthouse by Cecconi Simone occupies an entire level in a new, hi-rise…

Yorkville Penthouse I in Toronto, Canada by Cecconi Simone

Yorkville Penthouse I in Toronto, Canada by Cecconi Simone

The Yorkville Penthouse I was completed in 2010 by the Toronto based interior design practice Cecconi Simone. This stunning 4,000 square foot, full-floor penthouse is located in Toronto, Canada.