Boathouse – Ontario

Boathouse – Ontario

Boathouse – Ontario A client called us to ask what might be needed to shelter his antique boat. The project that followed was for a two-storey boathouse with living quarters over a boat slip, with the structure founded on steel piles driven into the lake bottom....
Georgian Bay – Ontario

Georgian Bay – Ontario

Georgian Bay – Ontario We undertook a major renovation of this ancient family cottage on Georgian Bay. A landmark in the Archipelago, the structure was to be repaired and improved, but not changed in spirit. The building was beloved by generations of family...
Halton Farmhouse – Ontario

Halton Farmhouse – Ontario

Halton Farmhouse – Ontario On a well-treed property on the Niagara Escarpment, the owners of an equestrian facility needed a new home. It was to fit in with an imposing cluster of barns and stables already standing for a century. A happy coincidence allowed for...
Kennesis Lake – Ontario

Kennesis Lake – Ontario

Kennesis Lake – Ontario The Owner approached us for a design that would accommodate the very stringent planning required for this peninsula on a Haliburton lake. The Owner’s vision was of a home that felt like a lodge — wood panelling, rough stone...
Lake Muskoka – Ontario

Lake Muskoka – Ontario

Lake Muskoka – Ontario The Owners’ property was a cliffside, heavily forested, presenting such challenges as how to build on a steep hill, getting a road across it, and making enough room for a home without having to clear-cut the trees. We started with the...