project basics - port elgin cottage

project addition & renovations to cottage
location lake huron, port elgin, ontario, canada
site lake views, flat, urban
program 3 bedroom, 1 bathrooms, 1.5 storey
size 1417 s/f (751 s/f main, 666 upper)
goals addition indistinguishable from original
  take advantage of upper level lake views
materials wood shingles & siding (walls)
  bamboo flooring & tile
  douglas fir windows / doors / trim
  cherry stairs & railings
  in-floor radiant heating
  ‘sun-tubes’