Corbin Patten Designs (CPD) was founded in 2014 with the vision of creating environmentally conscious cottages and boathouses. Founded by Corbin Patten, who grew up on Lake Rosseau in the Muskoka / Georgian Bay area, CPD has a deep understanding of cottages and boathouses. Corbin has a wealth of experience and insight into the cottage and boathouse lifestyle. And it is this understanding that drives Corbin and his team to design beautiful cottages and boathouses that are the perfect hybrid of relaxation and entertainment.

Our goal is to design unique and functional buildings, improving both our clients' quality-of-life and the community at large.

Our Mission


We design our projects to be efficient in their use of daylight, space, materials, and energy.

Which are true to materials,

We believe in embracing the materials of construction and understand their impact on a space. Wood, for example, has an inherent warmth and beauty that should be celebrated and not hidden.

to simplify lives.

We do everything in our power to provide the best client experience we can offer, from the design process and beyond.

Corbin Patten Designs (CPD) is committed to sustainable design principles, and we believe that eco-friendly cottage and boathouse design should be both functional as well as beautiful. We work with our clients to create innovative designs that respond to their natural environment and the specific site conditions. Our goal is to create spaces that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also comfortable and efficient to live in. We want our clients to love the eco-friendly homes we design for them, and we take pride in knowing that our buildings will be enjoyed for generations to come.

Check out our blog post to get a more in-depth understanding of these elements: Mission