05 Mar '17, 2am

Atelier l'Abri designed the Wood Duck a compact timber cabin for young carpenter who wanted to build his first home

When a young carpenter with a modest budget wanted to build his first home, he turned to <a href="http://labri.ca/" target="_blank">Atelier l'Abri</a> for help with the design. The Montreal-based architecture firm responded with a modern and uncomplicated design for a cabin that recedes into its forested surroundings of Bolton in Quebec’s Eastern Townships. The <a href="http://inhabitat.com/tag/self-build-house" target="_blank">self-build</a> project is l'Abri’s first built house design and is named Wood Duck in reference to the project’s use of timber for the structure, cladding, and interior finishes.

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