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Indigo Lane House in Whistler

British Columbia Residential Building Development, Canada design by Stark Architecture Ltd.

19 Jan 2018

Indigo Lane House, British Columbia

Design: Stark Architecture Ltd.

Location: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Indigo Lane House

Indigo Lane

A crazy site! But one of the greatest things about Architecture is having lots of constraints. The more constraints, the more inventive you have to be.

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The existing site can be viewed from Sharryn and Tobias’ existing house. The site drops steeply from the road, almost a 25 ft sheer drop down to a flat site, with retaining walls below.

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The site has incredible views South-West back towards Whistler and over the Rainbow development. Rather than doubling up on site work, we turned the building into a giant retaining wall, holding back the road.

Indigo Lane

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Inside, the building steps down three levels, with the main floor having a mixture of single and double height spaces. The spaces with interconnecting bridges are filled with light.

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The bedrooms are placed on the quiet lower floor which will be cool in the summer, and well insulated in the winter. The narrow plans also allows for a yard for the young family, something the client didn’t expect to receive from such a steep site.

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Indigo Lane House, Whistler – Building Information

Design: Stark Architecture Ltd.
Location: Whistler, British Columbia
Stylist: Laura Melling
Project size: 4015 ft2
Site size: 8507 ft2
Completion date: 2017
Building levels: 3

Indigo Lane

Photographer © Krista Jahnke

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Location: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

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