Eco-energetic townhouse, best vantage point, 100% renovated habitable area on 4 floors (3,000 square feet) unique design. « THE GREEN HOME, IT'S THE COUNTRYSIDE IN THE CITY»
With a workshop, 3 bedrooms, an open area with central fireplace in a 1,000-foot room on first floor that opens on the completely renovated kitchen.
A roof garden done up with kitchenette.
You will be charmed by this exceptional site with an impregnable view on the river St-Laurent,
Lake St-Louis, and the Lachine Channel.
Big opening, wine cellar, garden with
Small landscaped land of 2,140 square feet.
Entirely finished basement.
Interior and exterior were done up with care.
In 15 minutes by car from downtown, two minutes from Mercier bridge and Highwayway 30.
In front of the marina of Lachine and of the cycle track leading Montreal to the Atwater Market and Old-Montreal.
Only 15 minutes from the Montréal-Trudeau airport.
Ideal for lovers of water, sunsets, birds, cycling, kayaking, walking, etc.
15 minutes from the subway in bus.
5 minutes from all services, hospital, grocery, chemist's shop, bank, hairdresser, etc.
It is a work of art home, conceived and accomplished by an artist, where it is good to live!
285 way of the Channel
Duplex appartment built around 1900, having been used as a residence for the boat workers using the Lachine Channel. Located at 285, way of the Channel (Lachine) Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
On the edge of the Lachine Canal around Lake St-Louis and the St. Lawrence. At the entrance of the René Lévesque park (arboretum and garden of sculptures).
Duplex apartment transformed into single-family home in 2006.
Ecological home, passive solar energy, in high energy output.
Soundproofed and 2-hour fireproof dividing wall.
Windows and doors, tilt and turn top of the range brand:
Fenêtres M.Q. (Furniture from Quebec).
Natural wooden floor with insertion of decorative wood: wild cherry tree, cherry tree and ipé.
70 % treated with Pierre Gauvreau Ecosélection natural oil.
Painting without COV: (without greenhouse gas effect)
Air exchange system with control of the carbon dioxide CO2 (polluted air) Fontech, Vigi.
Ceilings and walls completely soundproofed with Rockwool.
Balconies and roofs in fiberglass moulded on the spot. With UV protection, Toitures Guy Gauthier
Balcony roof in transparent polycarbonate.
Green flat roof in glass fiber, with plants, tiny kitchenette, BBQ, sink and storage space for the terrace.
Heating: the sun, electrical and 3 faces propane gas fireplace.
Ground level, garden terrace done up with a Jacuzzi and heating lamp, shed and private parking in pavings.
Bathroom of the ground floor, floor of cork, 100 years old recovered B.C. fir counter, wall of ceramic with insertion of Gaspésie pebbles, ecological double flow toilet, rain shower, porcelain sink and plumbing fixtures created by Neptune (Qc).
First floor bathroom with recovery of the existing, ecological double flow toilet, porcelain trough sink, ceramic walls, skylight and cedar wall.
The master bedroom has a therapeutic bath.
200 Amps electrical entry, with several movement detectors and dimmers to save energy. Numerous lighting fixtures with insertion of lighting in the floor of the hall. Unique floor lighting with 15 built-in 3 watts DEL lights, heating lamp in the spa.
Alarm system for fire and theft linked with central.
Central vacuum with dust picker in kitchen floor.
Sub-pump in prevention.
Recovery of materials of over a 100 years existing in the home before renovations:
- Cherrywood floors
- Doors and frames in B.C FIR
- Original hardware
- Windows edges in B.C. FIR, 3 inches,
- Original staircases and ramps
Dividing wall cuts fire and sound
- 4 x 3/4" gyprock sheets
- 1 Cascades sonopan
All walls and ceilings
3/4" gyprock sheets
Eco-energetic output of 77 % and more, equivalent to R-2000 and Novoclimat
expanded foam with water and Rockwool wool
R-30 walls and R-50 ceilings
Straight southwest orientation, rising of the sun in the back on the St. Lawrence Rivers and sunset in summer on the Lachine Canal and in winter on Lake St-Louis.
External cladding of 20 % vintage bricks, rest in Quebec cedar decline from Écocèdre St-Donat. Stairs and balconies by Plastiques Cascades.
Green kitchen: coffers in Russian cherrywood, doors and frontages in cherrywood, without formaldehyde, drawer and cupboard hardware by Richelieu. Fabrication by Sonia Prudhomme from Armoires et Comptoirs Lasalle, granite countertops from Summum Granit. All surfaces are finished in natural oil. Pierre Gauvreau, craftsman.
Ramps of balconies in cedar, aluminium and tempered glass.
Appliances with low energy consumption.
Furniture of gardens and terraces fabricated from 100% recycled plastics. Plastiques Cascades Re-Plast.
The restoration of the «green Home» started in spring of 2004 and ended in fall of 2007.
Plan was accomplished thanks to the determination of the owner. Visionary and designer Jean-Raymond Goyer.
With the precious collaboration of Philippe Mazur architect.
In the spirit of taking care of our environment and of the sustainable development and collective of our planetary conscience!!! I wish the «green Home» another 100 YEARS and more.
Specialist of the Bronze, designer, Master Avatar.
514-497-8106 - email@example.com
The Press My Roof December 22nd, 2007
- Propane gas
- Built-in oven
- Cooktop stove
- Double sink
- Birch cabinets
- Central vacuum
- Laundry room
- Cold room
- Air exchanger
- Ceiling fixtures
- Window coverings
- Half bath on the ground floor
- Hot tub/Sauna
- Alarm system
- Walk-in closet
- Whirlpool Bath Tub
- Two sinks
- Ceramic Shower
- Separate Shower
- Totally finished
- Separate entrance
Renovations and upgrades:
- Architecture of the facade
- External facing
- 9ft ceilings
- Garden doors
- French doors
- Half bath
Parking / Driveway:
- Paving stone
- Highway access
- Near park
- No backyard neighbors
- Residential area
- Public transportation
- Water Access
- Panoramic view
- Water view
- Flat geography
- River / Waterfall
- Corner lot
- Blind alley
- Financial institution
- Shopping Center
Near Health Services:
- Medical center
- Health club / Spa
Near Educational Services:
- Elementary school
- High School
- Middle School
Near Recreational Services:
- Sports center
- Bicycle path
- Pedestrian path
- Swimming pool
Near Tourist Services:
- Port / Marina
- Car Rental
- Energy Star