YEAR: 2016

DESIGNER: 519 Design

DESCRIPTION: This 3200 sq ft custom home is 2012 BC Code Built, designed by 519 Design and Built by NZ Builders.

The home is positioned to optimize the southern exposure and Olympic Mountain views. Large roof overhangs shade the summer sun and provide shelter from winter rains. The house uses regionally sourced materials selected for their beauty, low maintenance, and durability. Exterior insulation, heat recovery ventilation, radiant floor heating, and low VOC finished create a comfortable and healthy indoor environment with a continuous supply of filtered fresh air. The property also has 14,000 liters of rainwater storage for gardening and yard irrigation.

This house is a piece of art built to stand for generations.


  • 3200sqft
  • 4 bedroom
  • 4 bath
  • Rain water Harvesting
  • Outboard Insulation
  • Gas Boiler
  • Radiant in Floor heat
  • Ener Ready HRV
  • Hot water re circ line
  • Natural 1×4 cedar siding (not treated)
  • Swiss pearl Siding
  • Red Cedar 1×4 Soffits
  • Cedar Louver lattice
  • Cedar Canopy
  • TPO roofing Membrane
  • Lindab Downspouts
  • No threshold shower glass doors
  • 10mm glass shower doors
  • 20mm glass guard rails
  • Vertical Grain Doug fir doors
  • Flush Baseboard detail
  • Trimless casing detail
  • Quartz counters
  • Loewen Aluminum Clad Wood Windows
  • Anodized Aluminium Garage door
  • Polished concrete Floors
  • Cantilevered Concrete Decks
  • Cantilevered concrete stairs
  • Custom patio Pavers
  • Hydra Press Paver on pedestals
  • LED Landscape Lighting