An Architectural Mishmash in Montreal Becomes a Long-Term Family Home

An Architectural Mishmash in Montreal Becomes a Long-Term Family Home

By William Lamb / Photos by Dominique Lafond
A couple turns a cramped Montreal quadruplex into a spacious and flexible family home on the very street where one of them grew up.

By the end of the aughts, Molly Alexander and Graeme Anthony were getting restless in the Victorian that they had owned since their 20s in Montreal’s lively Plateau neighborhood. Their son, Max, was five, and Alexander says she had grown "tired of having drunks lying on my stoop and yelling at three o’clock in the morning. I was like, ‘I’m over this.’"

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