Sneaking light in though the top, even when there are huge windows behind you.
16 days ago
Intergenerational housing is flexible housing... Research into the allowable unit types previously approved by the City provides the raw material for the spatial organization of the project. A second suite, plus a duplex, plus a bed-sitting room gives us the right mix of unit types to make this project work, albeit in an unconventional form.
A corner lot, formerly housing a dilapidated duplex, allows density to be split between the house and generous outdoor spaces. The extended family shares a private courtyard where the cooking and living spaces can spill out into the garden while the grandparents and young couple each have private and protected terraces....
25 days ago
Birthday BBQ Burlington! New house coming soon to this beauty of a site.
...the carved volumes are less solid than void, creating two distinct bridge spaces that flank the brewhouse and create a mezzanine bar and gallery to the tasting room below. An intimate garden room at the rear of the second floor contains a second tasting bar and opens fully to an exterior deck and an expansive view of the Simcoe Park.
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1 month ago
...faceted ceiling geometry rises to a fourteen-foot-tall glazed wall that offers a dramatic scale change from the Victorian interior of the existing house. Despite this large window, skylights were added deep into the room, capturing sun throughout the day and bringing light into the centre of the home. The addition acts as a deep breath that feeds the otherwise dark and narrow house beyond with light and air.