Formal Follows Function – Exterior

Retaining walls step up the slope of Janet and Michael Wanderman’s property. Behind the lower slab-marble retaining wall, ‘Green Velvet’ boxwoods form a hedge in front of Knock Out® roses. […]

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Formal Follows Function – Courtyard

COURTYARD | This courtyard (opposite), a hub leading to various entertainment zones, brims with lush land­scaping: compact ‘Globosa’ blue spruce edged with blue-blooming vinca, ‘Bobo’ hydrangeas (right), multitrunk crape myrtles […]

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A Place of Harmony – Kitchen

KITCHEN TABLE | Ladder-back cushioned chairs and a padded bench under a bay window surround a custom-built and -distressed maple kitchen table. Natural-tone linen drapes held back by forged-iron clasps […]

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A Place of Harmony – Powder Room

POWDER ROOM | Reclaimed post-and-beam timbers, along with plaster walls and a ceiling faux painted to look like weathered wood, frame a quirky rendering of the contemplative scenes that can be […]

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A Place of Harmony – Dining Room

INDOOR POOL | Conversation groupings as well as napping places and reading spots border one length of the 38-by-21-foot indoor pool. Two walls of custom mahogany-framed glass panels that run […]

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A Place of Harmony – Living Room 3

LIVING AREA | Fully decorated by Cecelia Joyce Johnson with easy chairs, and rag and hooked rugs on the floor, this guest house is homelike and welcoming. A forged-iron chandelier […]

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