To minimize the impact of the building to the site — it’s a hybrid structure made entirely of wood with some steel and very little concrete — the architects also ensured that the house is completely off the grid. Which is why independent sources of heat and electricity were added.
While the exterior of the house is draped in wood the interior has a more modern appeal with concrete and glass being used in a balanced fashion. Adjoining the living room on the lower level is a beautiful dining space that is illuminated by the iconic Caboche Chandelier and the Arco-style floor lamp in the living room adds to the elegance of the space. The living area is visually connected with the large deck outdoors while a modern kitchen gaming room and utility space are located on the opposite side of this floor.
The four bedrooms and spa-like bathrooms judiciously combine panoramic views with adequate privacy while the exclusive water features outside become a natural extension of the interior. An infinity swimming pool and an unassuming wooden deck that promises idyllic evenings and magical nights under the stars complete this posh home with a relaxed ambiance.
he historic neighborhood of Lansdowne Avenue in the suburb of Canada is renowned for houses that bring together a unique and fascinating blend of design styles. Influenced by both and styles which have strong roots in this region of Canada the fabulous pays tribute to the storied architectural past of the region while looking towards the future.
Crafted by Affleck de la Riva architects the semi-detached house is located on a hillside and works around the asymmetric topography of the site to deliver a truly stunning residence filled with elegance and opulence.
Conjured up and brought to life by Ranquist Development Group all the condominiums in the structure make a similar style statement and vary between in size. An open-plan living area with an elegant kitchen and smart dining space leads into the bedrooms the master suite and the versatile work areas.
At the heart of this space on the lower level is the with metallic wires that add to its distinct silhouette. The smart staircase instantly captures your attention and offers textural and visual contrast.