The suburbs are a significant part of architectural history. And we believe it is important to preserve their qualities. For WOODBANK—an extensive renovation and addition project—we aligned with the characteristics of an existing and robust 1970s side-split.
By extending the home, and capping the corner of the lot, the new composition bookends the block while maintaining the neighbourhood's character. This approach differs from current development, as original homes are replaced with tumid versions of their predecessors.