Blueberry Hill

Name: Blueberry Hill
Completed:  2017
Architectural Design:  Brigitte Loranger Architect
Interior Design: Tamara Wouters Interior Design
Photography: Joern Rohde
Certifications: Holmes Approved Homes, Energy Star

GA-FINALIST-H_2018


EXTERIOR: ARCHITECHURAL CHARACTER, CURB APPEAL, & INTEGRATION OF THE PRODUCT:

  • Siting optimizes natural bench creating desired back yard, connecting outdoor living space to main living areas
  • House forward on lot, sited for stunning 180° views to Whistler & Blackcomb with private back yard

INTERIOR: CREATIVE AND INNOVATIVE USE OF SPACE/ARCHITECTURE, DETAIL AND FORM:

  • Spacious entry, wide stairs connect spacious great room
  • Floor-ceiling limestone fireplace
  • Gourmet kitchen boasts double islands, touch latch cabinets, high gloss orange back-panels w/eating bar, Ceasarstone counter, waterfall edges.
  • Transom windows at backsplash, walk in pantry, double oven, 8 burner gas cooktop, wine refrigerator, integrated refrigerator/freezer
  • Master with built-ins, fireplace, private patio, walk through closets connect to ensuite, island tub, floating vanity lighting under, vessel sink, frosted glass shower
  • Wide plank cork/vinyl floors, matching wood nosing/trims on stairs

FUNCTIONALITY OF FLOOR PLAN:

  • Elevator connects all 3 floors,
  • Laundry chute,
  • Media room, den-library with moving ladder, his/hers work space,
  • Direct access to rear garden, outdoor patio with hot tub
  • The third floor Master suite has a deck and a spacious ensuite through his/hers closet
  • Three bedrooms with private bathrooms
  • Tilt/turn windows with integrated blinds
  • Accessible bedroom and bathroom on the main floor.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS (ENERGY, COMFORT, HEALTH)

  • Airtight wood frame with exterior insulation and spray foam
  • Owens Corning exterior insulating system/R9 walls
  • Under 2 ACH with HRV
  • Energy-Star certification
  • Effective R values: Walls R29 Floor R14 Roof R58
  • Triple glaze windows with U value of 1
  • Dettson right sized HVAC, cold-climate heat-pump