This lakeshore summer time house is the cumulative dream of a household who had spent quite a few holidays on Lake Okanagan, and who longed to have a hideaway that was as welcoming as their favourite location, and that may proceed to welcome the rising household for generations to return. The household started making sketches of their imagined dream dwelling, and Robert Bailey Interiors got here on board to make their daydreams a actuality.
Enlisting the assistance of an architectural designer to use their imaginative and prescient, the interiors firm labored to create a house that was not solely engaging however sensible for the household. By omitting something that requires a substantial amount of upkeep or that’s overly valuable, the very lively household are free to spend their days hauling gear out and in of the home for biking, kayaking, swimming, and operating with sand coated ft!
An open plan design was considered the most effective answer to embrace the inflow of prolonged household and shut buddies who come to remain on the Okanagan. The sleeping areas have been stored versatile for the altering variety of inhabitants, and the dwelling areas have been made to double as entertaining areas, with zoning flowing freely for unobstructed mingling and shared actions.
The ceiling finishes echo the seamless flooring in French oak planking, which additionally brings a style of the outside inside. The pre-distressed materials can also be a sturdy floor, and offers probably the most dominant function all through the house. To melt the flooring and convey a bit of additional consolation and heat underfoot, deep taupe rugs have been added, which additionally assist outline areas.
Absolutely retractable bi-fold doorways permit the holiday celebrations to breeze out and in.
The furnishings was chosen for its laid-again look, and chosen to seem as if the gathering of snug items had turned a part of the household house over quite a lot of years, relatively than all touchdown directly.