Trotman Residence

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • A renovation of a private Landscape Design in Vancouver, BC.
    The landscape components consist of reconfigured entry, front and rear gardens and outdoor entertainment space. Spaces for living, relaxing and play are defined.

    Completed May 2015

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    Modern home with Outdoor, Back Yard, Grass, and Wood Patio, Porch, Deck. The landscaped backyard acts as a second, open-air living space between the home and garage studio. The cladding on the addition is painted in Benjamin Moore’s Iron Mountain, and the deck is stained western red cedar. Photo 15 of Trotman Residence

    The landscaped backyard acts as a second, open-air living space between the home and garage studio. The cladding on the addition is painted in Benjamin Moore’s Iron Mountain, and the deck is stained western red cedar.

    Modern home with Back Yard, Grass, Large Patio, Porch, Deck, Exterior, House, and Wood Siding Material. “The backyard, which was kind of the focus of the project, was overgrown and quite disconnected from the house itself,” said architect Nigel Parish. The glass doors of the addition open onto a patio and lawn where the kids can play. Photo 16 of Trotman Residence

    “The backyard, which was kind of the focus of the project, was overgrown and quite disconnected from the house itself,” said architect Nigel Parish. The glass doors of the addition open onto a patio and lawn where the kids can play.

    Modern home with Living Room, Light Hardwood Floor, and Sectional. The addition of a living room beside the kitchen lets mom and dad spend more time with their kids – and watch over their activities. The children are sitting on a NeoWall couch by Living Divani, the light fixtures above the island are Smithfield by Flos, and the floor is oak. Photo 17 of Trotman Residence

    The addition of a living room beside the kitchen lets mom and dad spend more time with their kids – and watch over their activities. The children are sitting on a NeoWall couch by Living Divani, the light fixtures above the island are Smithfield by Flos, and the floor is oak.

    Modern home with Outdoor, Grass, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, and Pavers Patio, Porch, Deck. “Before, the house turned its back on the landscape,” said Parish. “This renovation and addition really animates the garden.” Sliding glass doors match those of the living room beyond the deck, and both can be completely open to the yard. Photo 18 of Trotman Residence

    “Before, the house turned its back on the landscape,” said Parish. “This renovation and addition really animates the garden.” Sliding glass doors match those of the living room beyond the deck, and both can be completely open to the yard.

    Modern home with Exterior, House, Shingles Roof Material, and Wood Siding Material. The whole exterior of the home, including the trim, is painted Wrought Iron by Benjamin Moore for a monochromic, quiet look. Photo 19 of Trotman Residence

    The whole exterior of the home, including the trim, is painted Wrought Iron by Benjamin Moore for a monochromic, quiet look.

    Modern home with Outdoor, Walkways, Front Yard, and Trees. The backyard’s emphasis on nature is mirrored in the front of the home, which also underwent extensive landscaping by Considered Design. The owners and Parish wanted to “tone everything down” and turn the home into a backdrop for a natural setting. Photo 20 of Trotman Residence

    The backyard’s emphasis on nature is mirrored in the front of the home, which also underwent extensive landscaping by Considered Design. The owners and Parish wanted to “tone everything down” and turn the home into a backdrop for a natural setting.

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