The Teph Inlet Residence by Omar Gandhi Architect

Canadian firm Omar Gandhi Architect have recently completed a modern coastal cottage in Chester, Nova Scotia, that was designed as a summer home for a family. #ModernHouse #HouseDesign #ModernArchitecture

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

 

Canadian firm Omar Gandhi Architect have recently completed a modern coastal cottage in Chester, Nova Scotia, that was designed as a summer home for a family.

 

The exterior of the house is clad in red cedar horizontal boards that hover above a glass-encased ground level.

The exterior of this modern house is clad in red cedar-clad horizontal boards that hover above a glass-encased ground level. #ModernHouse #HouseDesign #ModernArchitecture

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

To one side of the front door, there’s a hallway that leads to the stairs, a home office and one of the bedrooms. The hallway is lined with storage closets and benches positioned beside the floor-to-ceiling windows.


This modern hallway is lined with storage closets and benches positioned beside the floor-to-ceiling windows. #Hallway #ModernInterior #GlassWall

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

On the other side of the front door, the interior opens up to the combined living room and dining room, and the kitchen.


This modern house has large floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open the interior to the swimming pool and deck. #GlassDoors #InteriorDesign #GlassWalls

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

Throughout the home herringbone patterned white oak floors cover the floor, while minimalist white cabinets have been used in the kitchen.


Throughout this modern house herringbone patterned white oak floors cover the floor, while minimalist white cabinets have been used in the kitchen. #HerringboneFlooring #WhiteKitchen #KitchenDesign

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

 

Massive sliding glass panels allow the heart of the home to open up to the swimming pool and deck.


Massive sliding glass panels allow the heart of this modern house to open up to the swimming pool and deck. #ModernHouse #SwimmingPool #GlassWalls

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

Adjacent to the swimming pool is a guest house with a bedroom, living room / kitchen, a bathroom, and a outdoor shower.


This modern house has an adjacent guest house with a bedroom, living room / kitchen, a bathroom, and a outdoor shower. #GuestHouse #ModernHouse #OutdoorShower

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

Back inside the main house and on the upper floor, there’s a bedroom with a built-in window seat that runs wall-to-wall.


This modern bedroom has a a built-in window seat that runs wall-to-wall. #WindowSeat #ModernBedroom

Photography by Ema Peter Photography

In an another bedroom, floor-to-ceiling windows perfectly frame the water view.


In this modern bedroom, black framed floor-to-ceiling windows perfectly highlight the water view. #Windows #Bedroom

Photography by Ema Peter Photography | Architect: Omar Gandhi Architect | Design: Omar Gandhi, Stephanie Hosein, Jeff Shaw, Lauren McCrimmon, John Gray Thomson, Karl Gruenewald, Kelly Cameron, Kristi Smith | Contractor: Greg Redden (Redden Brothers Development) | Structural: Andrea Doncaster Engineering | Physical Model: John Gray Thomson | Rendering: Norm Li AG+I

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