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Blog by Morgan DuVernet & Kelsie Struch | September 7th, 2016


Developed by the well renowned Starburn Group who are famous for offering traces of heritage in their developments.  “Wallace and McDowell” is a CONCRETE condominium development located at 149 Lonsdale Avenue.  There are 64 homes in total situated in the highly sought after community of Lower Lonsdale.

The complex will offer a tribute to the heritage roots of North Vancouver while mixing contemporary features.  A quick summary of some of the highlights of Wallace and McDowell:


  • Unique concrete fin wall construction to provide ideal privacy/sound minimization
  • Interiors are designed by award winning Portico Design Group
  • Expansive high quality low emissivity windows
  • Over 9’-6’’ high ceiling space throughout the living areas
  • Fixed kitchen islands with an option of seating for 3 or an additional island and slide out dining table
  • Energy efficient appliances by Fisher & Paykel with built in Panasonic microwave ove.
  • Under cabinet recessed lighting
  • Front loading Whirlpool washer and dryer
  • Polished quartz countertop and backsplash
  • All washrooms have bath bar or wall scone in addition to recessed light fixtures with an option of Linen closets
  • NuHeat radiant electric floor heating system
  • Secure key FOB reader with floor specific access
  • Amenity room and private garden with outdoor BBQ


Additional elite class features in Platinum series condos:


  • Gas, water and electricity connections on terraces and rooftop patios
  • Large walk in closets
  • Integrated indoor and outdoor spaces
  • Contemporary 30’’ Wolf gas 4 burner cooktop and wall oven
  • Recessed pot lighting
  • Luxurious minimalist soaker tub and shower with frameless glass enclosure
  • Waterfall inspired rain shower head




Development Name: Wallace & McDowell

Developer: Starburn Group

Building Type: Condo/Apartment

Ownership Type: Freehold

Address:  149 Lonsdale Avenue

City: North Vancouver

Total Number of Houses: 64

Architect: Rositch Hemphill and Associates

Estimated Completion: Spring/Summer 2016

Parking included with every suite and storage is available


The detailed floor plans are as follows:



For available listings in this building please contact us today at 778-387-6090 or info@livelovesell.com