Heddlestone Village is a multigeneratonal cohousing community near Nelson, BC. Our 24 households include 28 children, their parents and in some cases their grandparents. Our community is enriched by having residents from many parts of the world. The community includes 12 duplexes situated on a sunny and spacious shelf with a view down the lake towards Nelson. It is subdivided as a strata and includes the collective use of a 5000 sq/f common house with a communal kitchen, where six meals a week are shared in the dinning room. The common house also includes a children’s play room, a teen room, two guest rooms, a library lounge, and a recreation room. There is also 24 acres of ample outdoor space to run free.
Location: NelsonStatus: CompletedNumber of Homes: 24Common House: 5000 sq. feetCohousing Consultant: Chuck Durrett and Katie McCammant
Location: Nelson, B.C.Status: CompletedNumber of Homes: 11Common House: 4000 sq. ft.Cohousing Consultant: None
Completed in 1996 with owner-built homes and a Common House on 50 acres above Kootenay Lake. Households own their own lots plus equal share in approximately 25 commonly held acres. The Common House is a renovated barn with kitchen, dining space, guest room, office and children’s play areas, and a newly added fitness centre. We share 2 meals per week in the common house. Read their brochure!