Maintaining the tenderness and charm of the existing house from the 1930’s that was covered by wild greenery and almost hidden by a large red beech, our intention was to
(1) gently renovate / restore the existing structure
(2) enlarge the building through a series of micro-scale additions that follow the logic of the existing spatial division into small rooms, and reach the maximum building envelope in a punctual manner Continue reading Sauter von Moos
Located outside the village of Sutton, in Quebec’s eastern townships, the Roy-Lawrence Residence is set in a vast estate very much impregnated with the legacy of a Swiss immigrant family that came to Canada in the 1930’s. To this date, the surroundings of the residence are still defined by bucolic landscapes, iconic Swiss chalets and other buildings of similar nature that were erected along the years, always with a consistent touch of nostalgia.
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