Cape Cod Cool
Grandscape Homes finds the balance within setting, style, and function.
Embracing a picturesque, two-acre lot enhanced by fresh mountain breezes, Grandscape Homes ventures beyond Cape Cod charm to capture the bright side of craft and character. Entrusted with a reputation for friendly and efficient customer service, GrandScape Homes builds on trust and integrity that exceeds expectations. “This is the client’s second home with us, which is not uncommon as we have had many repeat build relationships,” says Lina Ribecco, who with husband Tony have enjoyed a builder partnership that has flourished since 2000. A boutique, custom homebuilder of high-end acreage and custom inner city homes in Calgary, Grandscape selectively caters to each client’s unique vision. “We have developed a team that allows us to achieve a level of satisfaction that others now rely upon,” shares Lina and Tony Ribecco.
Nestled in the lush meadows of Springbank, this residence addresses a household’s desire for ample windows that engage bright interiors and riveting views. “Style-wise, we wanted an East Coast flair that would be awash in light throughout the day,” explain the homeowners. Taking advantage of its setting with generous decks and glazing, this two-story home delivers the hospitality and proven appeal of its timeless architectural design.
“The wife had a keen sense of what she wanted, which allowed the job to go very smoothly, working one-on-one with Tony,” recalls Lina Ribecco. “She desired a very open concept Cape Cod design that would appear as if it had always been there.” Capturing an elegant and inviting ambience, its comfortable and entertaining flows cater to the needs of a young, growing family. Positioned on a lot that easily accommodates its broad façade, wrap-around verandas and an outdoor fireplace further enhance the enjoyment of the outdoors with 360-degree panoramic views.
Showcasing 6,200 square feet on three developed levels, the owners were well researched and involved in selections that host an appealing and hospitable vision of home. After fine-tuning a design and adding their own Grandscape touches, they achieved what was desired. “The clients
Photos by Eymeric Widling Photography
Custom painted, solid wood cabinets define a brightly engaging kitchen décor where Carrera marble countertops and cohesive millwork whitens a winning style. Hosting a side butler’s pantry to extend already generous capacities, details steal the show with a stainless steel apron sink and hood fan features that complement fixtures. Quarter- sawn oak hardwoods add a warm and rustic contrast with anchoring charm.
Cape Cod style is complemented with cedar shingle siding and pillar details sheltered by steep roof pitches clad in architectural asphalt. Kayu batu exotic wood surfaces the wrap- around deck of this home with attached four- car garage.