The Wolf Den

Name: The Wolf Den
Completed:  2017
Architectural Design: Brigitte Loranger Architect
Interior Design: Laura Henderson Design
Photography: Joern Rohde


EXTERIOR: ARCHITECTURAL CHARACTER, CURB APPEAL AND INTEGRATION OF THE PROJECT INTO ITS SETTING

  • Low profile passive solar design optimizes topography, view corridors, outdoor living space
  • Contemporary simple architecture, cedar and Hardie siding, black trim and railings
  • Indigenous plantings edged with natural stone, pathway to rear 

INTERIOR: CREATIVE AND INNOVATIVE USE OF SPACE INCLUDING ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL AND FORM

  • Fireplace surrounded by local stone
  • Family kitchen boasts ceiling height cabinets, pantries, double wall oven, 5 burner gas cooktop, pot drawers, integrated refrigerator, freezer
  • Black pendant lighting over the island with eating bar, stainless under-mount sink, goose neck faucet
  • The smoked glass backsplash reflects beautiful view
  • Access to hot tub and yard through family room

ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS INCLUDING ENERGY EFFICIENCY

  • Airtight wood frame construction with R9 Owens Corning Code Board exterior insulation
  • Under 1 ACH with HRV
  • Built Green Platinum
  • Effective R values – Walls: R29   Floor: R14   Roof: R58
  • ICF with R40 Quad Deck suspended garage slab