new modern : 4697 west 3rd avenue

designed by : campos studio

built by : overton cnstruction ltd. in 2017 [listed for 8.3mil]

a short description of the house by the realtor:

warm and inviting custom home designed for the modern family by award winning architecture firm campos studio (western living 2017 architect of the year). home engineered and designed to the highest level of detail. inside, this bespoke home you will find impressive millwork throughout, gaggenau appliances including full fridge & freezer, two dishwashers, gas cooktop and microwave. custom integrated leather sofa and marble counters. outside is finished with reclaimed brick. top of the line marvin windows for home and lane way. second story garden and rooftop deck possible. beautifully landscaped. large laneway with custom kitchen, bedroom and den. no expenses spared on this must see home.

goodie : 2861 west 13th avenue

designed by : alexandre ravkov

built by : nrt developments in 2017 (listed for 3.85mil)

here is the write-up by the realtor:

this modern nrt development home sits on a beautiful tree-lined street in the heart of kits. the open concept main floor is highlighted by the stunning chevron floors and a beautiful glass enclosed staircase with floating oak treads. the state of the art kitchen has a full gaggenau appliance pkg, an oversized 5 burner cooktop, and an abundance of storage. the efficient upstairs plan, allows for 3 en-suited bedrooms, generous sized bathrooms, and a good amount of closet space. downstairs you will find a theatre room/bedroom, large laundry room and guest suite with separate entrance. the energy star certified home features, top of the line insulation, air con, speakers, security camera system, and a beautiful japanese garden

check out the open house this weekend.

goodie : 2996 west 11th avenue

designed by : randy bens

built by : nrt development in 2015 [listed for 4.55mil]

short description from realtor listing :

this iconic nrt development home sits on a 40′ corner lot along a beautiful tree-lined street in the heart of kits. the striking exterior utilizes charcoal cedar, metal flashing details, & a rare white brick to create a truly unique look. walking through the front door, you immediately notice the amazing sight lines through the main living space, kitchen, and into the south facing backyard. the kitchen is state of the art with a full miele appliance pkg including an over-sized fridge, 48″ range with speed oven, warming drawer, griddle, & 6 burner cook top, & an urban cultivator for growing herbs and vegetables all year round. adjacent to the kitchen you’ll notice towering bamboo stretching 28′ from the basement through a light corridor to the top floor. there you will find 4 bedrooms, with a master bedroom surrounded by walnut millwork, spa like bathroom, & a large south facing deck. the home also has it’s own private guest suite, that is fully equipped for any guest, a family member, or rental.

 

 

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simple palette of dark-stained wood and white brick compose the front facade.

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low counter in kitchen keeps sight-lines open throughout the main floor. open stairs warp around a two-storey open atrium with tree.

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the back deck opens out onto a level yard facing south.

(all photography by snowchimp creative)

goodie : 3455 west 15th avenue

3455 west 15th - front of housedesigned by : frits de vries

built by : natural balance homes in 2014 [2015-listed for 3.29mil]

short blurb about the project from the realtor:

sensational, brand new, 2800sqft. 4 bedroom / 4 bath home centrally located between kitsilano and point grey, one of vancouver west’s best neighbourhoods. this home designed by renowned architect, frits de vries, is the epitome of opulence and modernity featuring custom italian millwork, control 4 home automation and beautiful use of glass throughout providing an abundance of natural light and an open concept feel. ample outdoor spaces including 3 decks, a patio and a rooftop deck where you can enjoy stunning mountain and city views. bonus is a flexible nanny suite in the basement.

3455 west 15th - interiorinterior of space features concrete slab floor and floating stairs. view looking towards the front of the house.

3455 west 15th - fireplace and dining setthe dining room features a wall with builtin and fireplace that extends into the living space.

3455 west 15th - stairsthe stairs are open-riser and beyond have a small office with a view to the front garden.

3455 west 15th - back of house

the back of the house is full three storeys due to the slope of the land with allows for a keen walk-out basement.

goodie : 3843 heather street (updated)

3834 heather - front viewdesigned by : frits de vries

built in : 2011/2012 by ? [2016-relisted for 3.99mil]

new modern house with a curved roof on a standard 33×118′ lot in south cambie area of vancouver west.

here is a short blurb from realtors, rob zwick and ben chimes:

located just steps from douglas park, this frits de vries designed home sets a new benchmark for the area. the 2,725 square foot, 5-bed, 4.5-bath home features some of the finest concrete and steel construction, beautiful millwork, matte oak floors, exposed solid wood structural beams, and top quality fixtures. in addition, this home features park, mountain and city views, which can be seen from every level. the property also boasts a very unique 485 square foot laneway house, with it’s own patio and rooftop deck.

3834 heather - entry and stairsthe entry area is nicely separated from the living room by a semi-transparent glazing panel and open stairs.

3834 heather - kitchenthe kitchen features white upper cabinets and white countertops. the backsplash at the living room side has been raised to avoid visual clutter.

3834 heather - bathroomthe bathroom features gray tiles from floor to ceiling. similar palette of materials from kitchen is used here.

3834 heather - patiothe back patio of the laneway house has built-in concrete bench and steps.

2824 heather - back of housethe back of the house with covered patio for outdoor dining and second floor deck from the bedroom.