This vertically-oriented home makes the most of a tight urban site. The north wall is folded over top of the home to become a protective wrap around a secret south-facing rooftop terrace.
Project Name: Kensington 11
Studio Name: Alloy Homes Incorporated
Location: Calgary, Canada
Photography: Joel Klasse
Project size: 2950 ft2
Completion date: 2020
Building levels: 3
One half of the terrace has been enclosed with a folding glass wall to create a true indoor/outdoor space that’s comfortable well into the shoulder seasons.
This energy-efficient home includes high efficiency triple-glazed windows and integrated solar power generation.