Björkstuga

This lake property and summer home has been in the client's family for generations. To accommodate the changing mobility needs of the client, Albertsson Hansen reconceived a small cottage on the property as a fully accessible family retreat with care-taker's apartment above an adjacent boathouse.

Project Location: Northern Minnesota

Project Type: New ConstructionRetreat HomeKitchenLiving Room

Project Team: Christine L. Albertsson, AIA, CID, NCARB, PartnerSonya Carel,

Photography: Peter Bastianelli-Kerze

Of Note

Single level fully accessible living - both interior and exterior, including boardwalk to dock. Careful siting to preserve as many stately trees as possible. 3-bay boathouse with caretaker's apartment above.