Tag: Nova Scotia

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…

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…

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…