House on the Assiniboine

House on the Assiniboine

Type: Residential

Size: 3300 sq.ft.

Region: Assiniboine Landing - Headingly, MB

Architect: Somerville Design Homes Ltd.

Completed: 2015

Builder: Somerville Design Homes Ltd.

Truss: King posted

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 3

Other: RF kiln dried timbers, beautiful curving tie beams

Timber: Douglas fir

  • Large, riverside lot on cul-du-sac with 180 degree views of the Assiniboine river
  • Beautifully detailed outdoor covered deck with double-curving tie-beams
  • Covered entry with double-curving tie beams and outlookers
  • Character home with many gable trim details including brackets and outlookers
  • Great room features a timber framed barrel vaulted ceiling
  • High-grade Douglas fir timber
  • Local stone sourced for all exterior siding/interior fireplace siding
  • Open concept living/dining/kitchen
  • Ceiling timber beams in kitchen carries timber throughout the house, which is a hybrid of timber frame and conventional construction
  • Timber post and plate in screen room
  • Finished with Sansin SDF Espresso