Site size: 60 acres Project size: 1,400 square feet Program: When architect Brian MacKay-Lyons heard that a 180-year-old schoolhouse from his childhood hometown in Nova Scotia was in dire condition, he intervened. The architect and his wife, Marilyn, decided to purchase the schoolhouse and convert it into a charming winter home for their family. Location: Mackay-Lyons, principal at MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects, dismantled and transported the schoolhouse from its original site in the…
MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Limited
MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Limited is a Halifax-based firm offering architectural and urban design services to residential and institutional clients in Canada and abroad.
Minimalist barn-inspired home was built as a "landscape viewing instrument"
Halifax-based firm MLS Architects, has designed the barn-inspired Muir Craig house to pay homage to the local vernacular.