21st Ave & Knight St, Vancouver East

Developer: Hawthorne Developments, Medallion Homes

Sales Status: Preselling

The Charles Cedar Cottage in East Vancouver


The Charles East Vancouver: A New Standard in Living


The Charles represents a significant advancement in residential living in East Vancouver, offering a unique blend of comfort, style, and sustainability. Developed by Medallion Homes and Hawthorne Developments, this project is set to redefine urban living in the vibrant Kensington-Cedar Cottage neighbourhood.

Location and Accessibility

Nestled at 21st Avenue & Knight Street, The Charles Cedar Cottage is ideally situated in a serene, tree-lined area, offering easy access to the bustling Kingsway corridor. This location provides residents with a plethora of amenities, including cafes, restaurants, and grocery stores like Save-On-Foods, all within walking distance.

The Charles East Vancouver boasts excellent connectivity, being just a 6-minute bike ride to Trout Lake and a 14-minute drive to Downtown Vancouver. The area is also well-served by frequent transit, making it a highly desirable location for both families and professionals.

Design and Architecture

The Charles East Vancouver consists of two 3-storey woodframe buildings, housing 16 townhomes. These homes are designed to be Passive House homes, focusing on energy efficiency, which can lead to up to 90% savings in energy costs.

The interiors at The Charles are a testament to modern living, with professionally curated designs by Design Living Interiors. Residents can choose from two unique colour schemes, Kensington Grey or Kensington Classic, and enjoy features like engineered hardwood flooring, modern shades on all windows, and a mix of light fixtures to create a warm ambiance.

Floor Plans

The Charles offers a selection of five floor plans, ranging from 893 to 1,537 square feet. The layouts include options of two bedrooms + den or three bedrooms, a den, and a basement flex room. The latter also features front & back patios and a master bedroom sundeck.

The Charles East Vancouver Floor Plans


Starting prices for The Charles East Vancouver:

  • 2 Bed + Den | E Plan | 893 SF | from $1,097,900
  • 3 Bed + Den + Flex | B Plan | 1,396 SF | from $1,489,900
  • 3 Bed + Den + Flex | D Plan | 1,419 – 1,429 SF | from $1,504,900
  • 3 Bed + Den + Flex | A Plan | 1,426 SF | from $1,749,900

Kitchens and Bathrooms

Kitchens at The Charles blend style and function with open-concept designs, quartz countertops, and a state-of-the-art appliance package. Bathrooms are designed for relaxation, featuring high-end finishes, sophisticated cabinetry, and porcelain tile flooring.

Amenities and Features

Residents of The Charles East Vancouver will enjoy a shared courtyard and lush landscaping, creating a welcoming community atmosphere. Each home comes with an EV-ready underground parking stall, and most units have direct access from the parkade into the basement.

As Passive House homes, The Charles sets a new standard in energy efficiency, offering a healthier indoor environment and significant savings on energy costs.

Developer Team

Medallion Homes and Hawthorne Developments

The Charles is a collaborative effort between Medallion Homes and Hawthorne Developments, both known for their high-quality homes and decades of experience in the industry.

Cornerstone Architecture and Design Living Interiors

Cornerstone Architecture brings their expertise in Passive House standard projects to The Charles, while Design Living Interiors ensures that each home is not only functional but also aesthetically pleasing.

Estimated Completion

The Charles East Vancouver is set to be completed in Summer 2023, offering a unique opportunity for those seeking a blend of modern living, sustainability, and convenience in one of Vancouver’s most sought-after neighbourhoods.

Property Highlights

16 units
2 x 3-storey storeys
Est. completion: 2023

Style of Home:




Features incl:

2 bed + den & 3 bed + den from 893 – 1,537 sf

Total Parking:

Underground parkade + EV ready stalls (direct home access for most units)

Site Amenities:

Landscaped communal courtyard; private outdoor balconies


Knight Park


Close to bus routes

Local Attractions:

Kingsway shops, cafés, restaurants; Save-On-Foods; Charles Dickens Elementary & Sunnyside Park; Trout Lake; downtown Vancouver amenities

Walk Score®