Altius Architecture Inc

Altius Architecture Inc

Toronto, ON, CA


Thorncrest House

This new modern residence accommodates a family of 6 and their guests. Private spaces are arranged to allow for an open concept space with double height living room surrounded by a catwalk. Particular attention was paid to natural daylight exposure at the basement walk-out, easing its transition to grade via a sunken pool, deck and grass terraces. Shading is provided by deep roof overhangs and cantilevered volumes. The homes distinctive blue zinc cladding and spanish cedar accents create a unique street presence.

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Status: Built
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Firm Role: Architecture, Interior Design
Additional Credits: Design Team: Graham Smith, Steve Choe

Engineering -Structural: CUCCO Engineering + Design

Engineering -Mechanical:Metro Aire

Engineering -Electrical:Dark Tools

Construction Management: Altius CM Inc.

Interior Design: Altius Architecture Inc