Summertime Strong

The living is easy but the landscape is tough at this seashore retreat. When the catastrophe that was Hurricane Sandy hit the Jersey Shore in 2012, builders were in the […]

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Big Ben

A “beautiful and punctual sleepmeter”. It was the reason you woke up each morning, the first sound you heard, the first thing you reached for and, no, it wasn’t your […]

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A House with a View – Exterior

The west side exterior of the house faces long-distance views. All of the home’s informal spaces (the family room, kitchen, kids’ great room and the office) are grouped on this […]

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A House with a View – Bedroom

The owners wanted something distinctive for each of their sons’ rooms. This bedroom has a stone wall that’s part of the home’s chimney, an antler-style chandelier and a natural-weave window […]

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A House with a View – Bedroom

This clean and simple bedroom has a ladder-like stairway up to a reading nook with a dormer window that looks out over the valley. Nightstands flank a four-poster bed.

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A House with a View – Master Bathroom

The gray blues and whites of the master bathroom were chosen to complement the master bedroom. His and hers dark wood vanities have mirrored fronts with inset curved wood detailing. […]

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A House with a View – Master Bedroom

The serene master bedroom is done in a palette of ice blues and off-white. Velvet swivel chairs and an ottoman sit before a gas fireplace. The doorway leads to a […]

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