new westminster modern : 314 archer street

designed by : battersby howat

built in : 2015 by ? [listed in 2017 for 2.49mil]


a short blurb about the house from the realtor:

designed by award winning battershyhowat architects and featured in dwell magazine! 314 archer street is work of art. dramatic living spaces defined by sliding glass doors open to a veranda with a thriving garden and views of the city. detailed white ash millwork, polished concrete flooring, and a cinderblock fireplace wall are only some of the details that make this home special. vaulted ceilings over the large dining room make this home an entertainers dream. double attached garage. centrally located with easy access to transit, walk to the skytrain. this home must be considered by anyone who is captivated by architectural detail. the private roof deck offers excellent river and mountain views.

read more about the house on dwell magazine’s website.

a great detailed write-up on blurealty’s website as well.



more photos here.

open house : 135 east 17th avenue

135 east 17th - frontdesigned by: lwpac (oliver lang)

built by: vanglo in 2014

interior design by: modern 604

just completed and for sale. short blurb by realtor:

inspired. sustainable. stylish. don’t miss this opportunity to own one of vancouver’s most unique, new properties in highly desirable mt. pleasant. the super prime vanglo house is built by vanglo sustainable construction group and architecturally designed by lwpac. this urban sculpture features high-end finishings, a chef’s kitchen with leibherr, Viking, and wolf appliances, custom milled cabinetry, polished concrete floors, radiant heating, triple pane windows,  sound proofed garden suite, hrv and in-ground irrigation system . the top floor is an open living and entertaining space, boasting a peak ceiling height of thirteen feet that flows into a stunning, 300 square foot outdoor lounge. this home is one of only 3 homes in vancouver that is energy star certified. open house is this saturday june 21, 1pm-5pm.

check out more detailed walk-through of the house here.

some images and information of the house on contemporist.

of course, the link to the official house promo website here.