Kennisis Lake

  • Wooded, steeply sloped, lakeside facing north
  • Building was designed to fit between the water setback and a large rock ridge and to perch over the hillside
  • Low-slung, black steel-clad box set in the trees
  • Bright white contemporary interior with polished concrete heated floors
  • Large sliding doors give open view to the water through the trees and admit sun at the end of the day
  • Highly insulated with structural insulated panels (floors, walls, and roofs)
  • Architectural design by James M. Ireland, Architect