Architect-designed, award-winning, waterfront vacation complex on 2-acre site! Published in Cottage Life, Dwell and Others.
2 separate fully-serviced cabins and 2 adjacent sleeping bunkies within 1 complex and linked by a shared deck overlooking our private harbour await you at Cameron Point, on the shores of freshwater Georgian Bay between Wiarton and Owen Sound.
Sleeping for 12 people inside houses and bunkies: on 1 King, 2 Queen, 2 Double, 4 Single: (2 bunks, plus 1 long bunk for 2 children head-to-toe), plus extra cot with mattress
In each cabin there is 1 semi-open loft style main bedroom upstairs facing west to water and sunset; 2 small bedrooms in each of 2 main cabins, with sliding doors, on second floor beside 3-piece bathrooms. 1 has 2 Single bunk beds. Other has pull-down Queen-size Murphy bed.
2 Guest Bunkies, each 10' x 10' facing west to water with pull-out futon couches (double beds) and sleeping lofts for air mattresses/tents. The North Bunkie also has the extra-long bunk bed for 2 kids head-to-toe.
Additional open-air sleeping space with your tent or air mattresses on guest cabin roof lofts
STUNNING SUNSET VIEWS and INCREDIBLE DARK SKY STARGAZING:
From the deck, patio or from inside through front and side glass curtain walls overlooking our quiet private harbour below and the cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment on the horizon. Or from the beach! Or on the water!
RELAX, ENTERTAIN AND PLAY ON THE DECK:
From the large-scale post & beam structure hang seats, swings, beds & lanterns, covered by a beautiful roof providing a variety of generous outdoor dining/playing/sleeping spaces.
Other things to note
Cottage Life. April 2013. Feature. Online slideshow: (URL HIDDEN)
Dwell. May 2012. Feature in "The Now” Online story/slideshow: (URL HIDDEN)
Southern Design & Building. Dec. 12, 2012. (URL HIDDEN)
2011 Wood Design Awards from Wood Design and Building Magazine, recognizing Innovative Wood Design in North America. One of 16 award winners out of 100 entries! See: (URL HIDDEN)
GREEN MODERNIST WITH TRADITION!
Designed with green building principles, aiming for a net zero carbon footprint, with:
-1 propane kitchen stove/oven in each cabin
-1 wood-burning stove in each cabin (electric heaters for bunkies)
-roof rainwater collected with UV filters (not for drinking)
-a large photovoltaic solar array on roof
-optimized passive heating/cooling/ventilation
-natural clay floors with easy-to-clean wax seal
-interior finish details reflect mid-20th century local cottage styles
surrounding forest of cedar, pine, balsam, birch and poplar
-herb garden you can use
-land-line phone (extra charge for long-distance); mobile coverage is pretty good
-NO TV, DVD, cable or satellite (bring your tablet/computer instead)
modern, minimalist style living room and kitchen/ bar furniture
refrigerator/freezer and dishwashers in each main cabin
2 washing machines, 1 dryer for shared use, in mechanical room in basement
2 propane barbecues (house source propane, no tank to fill!) on the deck, beside each cabin
deck dining tables and modernist deck/patio furniture for each main cabin
patio with custom-designed fireplace overlooking harbour
young children's grassy play area with sandbox and toys
private parking for several vehicles adjacent to the house or in our guest parking
Please do not mop the floors. If you need to clean something up use plain water.
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