About this listing
Architect's house featured in the film ‘Coast Modern’ as seen at the TriBeCa Film festival. check out - Coast Modern / Knowledge Network.
The architect, Ned Pratt was highly influential in the early modern west coast architectural movement and laid the paving stones for the next generation of modernists including Arthur Erickson, Ron Thom and Barry Downs.
This mid century modern house has been recently restored and updated. The living, dining and kitchen all open out to the patio and lush gardens.
Features include a wood burning fireplace (wood supplied), gas stove, dishwasher, designer bar, skylights, original gold leaf wall, persian carpets, original art work including backlit panel, one bedroom (queen), bathroom with free standing contemporary tub... tres chic *
Relax and enjoy this unique open concept house & 3/4 acre property. You will feel like you are in the country but just minutes from the city. 10 minutes to downtown. Perfect for an elegant holiday or a quiet respite.
Also - check out our sister property 'Chez Momo' in West Vancouver on Airbnb. It was designed by B.C. Binning with architect Ned Pratt in 1946. It is considered to be an early example of 'International Style'. Tres bon!
Upon arrival your host will greet you, give you an orientation tour & provide keys. Parking for 2 cars.
Interaction with guests
guests are welcome to call - text - email anytime.
The house is located in the British Properties just beyond the Capilano Golf Course. Nearby you can walk to the Capilano River & follow the trail that leads you up through the old growth forest to the Clevland Dam or walk down to Ambleside Beach . . or explore the boutiques & restaurants at Park Royal Village where you will find an excellent selection of organic and conventional foods at Whole Foods Market.
most visitors have their own car however there is bus access close by that takes you to Park Royal.
Other things to note
Easy access to the Upper Levels Hwy; head west to Horseshoe Bay (ferries to then Gulf Islands) or continue on to Whistler.. or east to North Vancouver & over the 2nd Narrows Bridge (Iron Workers).
no smoking - no pets.