Tuesday, December 8, 2009

The House Next Door


Douglas Coupland, the author of "Generation X," Microserfs" and the upcoming novel "Generation A," renovated a midcentury house in Vancouver, British Columbia, that could technically be called a second home, though it doesn't really provide much of a scenery change: it sits directly behind his primary residence. When the house came on the market, Mr. Coupland saw it as a chance to preserve an architectural style that he says is disappearing. The carport, which houses his Nissan Figaro, is original.

Read more at www.nytimes.com

2 comments:

Leah@storybookranch said...

wow.wow. Gorgeous!

veg-o-matic said...

Where can I get a gigantic Downy bottle like that?

veg