Tag: Ontario

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…

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…

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…

Carling Residence in Ontario, Canada by TACT Architecture

Carling Residence in Ontario, Canada by TACT Architecture

The Carling Residence was completed in 2010 by the Toronto based studio TACT Architecture. This 3,600 square foot modern home was designed for a young couple who decided to leave the city behind. The Carling Residence sits on a twenty-six acre lot in an enchanting forest location, on the shores of the Georgian Bay, Northern…

Narrow Home in Ottawa by Rick Shean

Narrow Home in Ottawa by Rick Shean

The Hintonburg Home was completed in 2010 by the Canadian architect Rick Shean for his own family. This two story modern house is situated on a narrow lot, just 23 feet, 7 inches wide, located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Hintonburg Home by Rick Shean: “A courtyard weaves together two simple volumes allowing an elegant simplicity…

Riverside Home in Ottawa, Canada

Riverside Home in Ottawa, Canada

The Ottawa River House was completed by the Ottawa based studio Christopher Simmonds Architect. This modern residence, set in fabulous surroundings, enjoys wonderful views of the river. The home Located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Ottawa River House by Christopher Simmonds Architect: “To move through this home on the Ottawa River is to enjoy a carefully orchestrated…