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Name: Hop Hill Stables




Type of building (home, cottage, studio, cabin): riding stable with tack area and apartment

Number of bedrooms/bathrooms: 3/2

Special rooms (library, den, great room, study, observatory, etc.):

Construction method (load-bearing, post and beam, hybrid): post adn beam

Square footage: 10,000

Number of stories (one, one and one half, two): two

Stage of completion: compelte

Date of occupancy: April 2005

Other unique systems/features of the building: masonry heater, radiant flor heat, salvaged timber

Builder (owner, contractor, both): Camel's Back, Northern Timberhouse, Canadian Classic Contracting, Mike Troiani, Ed Cooper

Designer (name and phone number): Owen Design

Architect (name and phone number): Christopher Walker, Architect 416-361-3593

Engineered components (full plans, wall system, foundation, floor and roof trusses): full plans, post walls, poured foundation

Engineer (name and phone number):

Volunteer participation:

Building Inspector: Brian Pigusso, Uxbridge Township

Ease of getting building permit: no problem

Length of time to build (start to occupancy): 2 years

Foundation method and material(s) (slab on grade, shallow insulated edge thickend slab, floating slab): standard poured foundation

Roof style (gable, hip, etc.): clear storey in round beamed roof with central 24' salvaged skylight

Roofing method and material(s) (engineered trusses, A trusses, scissor trusses, compant roof, insulspan, etc.): living space engineered trusses

Bale wall style (edge stacked, flat stacked, in-fill, load bearing, etc.): hemp infill

Notes on bale walls (ie, pinned or not, mesh, framing material/style): mesh

Plastering methods/materials (exterior and interior, cement/lime/sand, clay/lime, hemp fiber, etc.): cement/lime/sand

Finish layer methods/materils (exterior and interior, structolite, lime slip, brused, troweled, rolled, sprayed, etc.): power troweled

Colourant added (pigment, paint including type, acid etch, chemical wash, etc.):

Other insulation materials (including attic and wall penetrations if any):

Window style/materials (wood, aluminum, vinyl, double hung, casement, low E, gas filled including gas, other films or coatings): aluminum

Heat source(s) (water tank, boiler, cook stove, wood stove, etc.): propane radiant floor and masonry heater

Fuels used (wood, propane, natural gas, etc.): propane, wod

Cooling source(s) (air conditioning, ground water or pond loop, evaporator, etc.):

Electrical source/system: grid

Water collection/distribution system (drilled well, dug well, rain barrels, cloud catcher, etc.): drilled well with rain cistern for secondary and fire supression

Sewage collection/disposal system (sewer, septic, Eco-Flow, Waterloo, etc.): septic


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