Bridging the Divide-Exterior

The addition, which encompasses a new garage with a master bedroom suite above, “is proportionate to the existing home but the architectural vocabulary is modern,” architect Brian Messana says. A […]

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Eclectic Edge-Foyer

“I love creating a bold entry,” one that also connects with clients’ personalities, designer Antoinette Allande Anderson says. Eclectic, playful and welcoming, this foyer strikes a visual balance of old […]

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Alfresco Fairytale-Pool and Fountain

“The pool wall is a strong, sculptural feature that creates interest any time of the year,” Mierop says. The bowls on the pillars hold assorted sedum and succulents. The large […]

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Bridging the Divide-Living Room

Modern furnishings contribute to the minimal clean-lined aesthetic. New sliding glass doors and windows greatly enhance the home’s indoor/outdoor connection.

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Bridging the Divide-Hallway

Carving out space for a powder room on the main level was a priority in the formerly one-bathroom home. The door at right leads to a converted basement, which is […]

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Tricks of the Trade-Dining room

In the living-room-turned-dining-room, designer Valerie Grant retained the panel detail on the walls. “I love rooms where you paint the walls and trim the same color. It’s a really clean, […]

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Bridging the Divide-Bedroom

A large south-facing window allows for amazing views and light to wash over the primary bedroom. The custom bed is made of slow-growth solid American oak. A linear light fixture […]

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Alfresco Fairytale-Garden

Lisa Mierop describes the landscape layout as “a romantic sequence of small rooms.” Those entering the property from the motor court pass through what is believed to be the original […]

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Tricks of the Trade-Bathroom

The refurbished master bathroom features honed silver wave travertine tile, which is reflected in the stainless steel bathtub. Grant notes, “Sheer drapery panels provide a subtle frame for the gorgeous […]

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