The West Vancouver – Chosun residence by Kevin Vallely Architect (Design) with Kallweit Graham Architecture
Architects: Kevin Vallely Architect (Design) with Kallweit Graham Architecture
Location: West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Photos courtesy: Peter Powles and Kevin Vallely
Arranged on the south-bound inclines of Vancouver’s North Shore mountains, the Chosun home pays respect to the principles of cutting edge building design while joining unmistakably territorial components of uncovered wood and timber to make a perfect, contemporary West Coast tasteful.
The three-level home has its cellar deliberately found completely beneath grade to augment buildable floor zone while as yet showing a humble foot shaped impression to the encompassing neighborhood. The house is exposed out on a basic arrangement rule with the key everyday movement zones of kitchen, living and feasting settled around a huge bluestone smokestack – an essential vertical component that outwardly grapples the building to the site and constitutes the home’s heart.
The Chosun habitation speaks to a local adjustment to a present day stylish that permits it to straddle the apparently muddled universes of a major city and tough mountain scen