Contemporary Cadence Residence by Keith Baker Design
Architects:Keith Baker Design
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Photo courtesy: Keith Baker Design
Finished in the Spring of 2014 “Rhythm” was composed as a progression of structures, settled along the sunny shoreline of Lantzville on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. This staggering home was a grant victor even while it was on the ‘planning phase’.
In 2012 it won a Gold Award for “Best Home Design Concept” at the yearly Construction Achievements and Renovations of Excellence Awards. What’s more, now that it is assembled, it is a finalist in seven prestigious classes in the ‘Consideration Awards’ including Best Custom House, Best Contemporary Kitchen, Best Master Suite, Best Interior, Best Millwork, People’s Choice and Project of the Year, with victors to be reported on September 26th.
The idea is such that the spaces ought to peruse as extremely transparent a stream without being excessively fantastic. The utilization of scale was vital by keeping the relative types of a human size, which gives an extremely agreeable common and loose feeling,” said Keith Baker of Keith Baker Design Inc., the planner of the home. The radiused rooftop undulations are an inconspicuous reference to the waves and the sea environment.
The light filled home feels exceptionally fitting in it’s area resting serenely along the sandy shore. The materials mirror an established innovation including broad Douglas Fir grouped sections and grain-coordinated span shafts, Western Red Cedar siding rendered in both even 1″x4″ T&G and the commonplace “cottagey” surface of shingles. Cement is utilized as a compliment and underscore to ground the structure.
It’s open arrangement is abnormal in that it is not one extensive extraordinary room, but instead a progression of open spaces interconnected and enunciated between the two principle structures of the Kitchen and the Living Room. A 18 foot wide three board sliding glass porch entryway opens the Dining Room to the excitement measured relaxing yard, the sea and the night dusks. Too the open air kitchen is very much furnished with a wood blazing chimney, a gas chimney for social event around, a pizza stove, solid ledges and BBQ.
One of the numerous champion elements is the post and bar secured breezeway that offers a smooth move from the triple carport to the mudroom passage and separate visitor suite section. The Porte Coachiere loans a defensive class for visitors landing at the front entryway.
The home additionally includes a Master Bedroom suite that immediately is casings and comfortable too is far reaching and joined with nature with shocking shoreline and seas sees. With everything taken into account an intriguing transparent spot to call home.
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