Family Retreat
Family Retreat
Cottage sprouts with family to haven for 4 families.


Island Family Home

Mimicking the cottage that previously sat on the site, the program included having multiple suites; creating a variety of family spaces; creating interior views to the bay and lake; maximize storage and keeping it 'authentic'.

Home Style: Island Cottage


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Approach
Approach
Assymetric form flows from functionality and 'untouchable' trees.
Courtyard
Courtyard
Provides access to 4 bay Garage.
Integrated spaces
Integrated spaces
Sawtooth design maximizes views.
Screen Porch and Sunroom
Screen Porch and Sunroom
Porch reflects earlier structure while Sunroom adds a cottage look.
Entry
Entry
Top-notch carpentry and stone mason craftmenship highlight 'authentic' materials.
Custom arched entry door assembly
Custom arched entry door assembly
Rich colors and smooth grain again highlight craftmenship of door builder and painter.

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Enriched Foyer
Enriched Foyer
Curves continue inside highlighted by cherry tones.
Owner collected decor
Owner collected decor
Collected historic pieces embellish and add instant history.
Great Room
Great Room
Antique European fireplace surround adds focus to Great Room.
Common spaces
Common spaces
Ceiling facets add interest to rising ceiling across common spaces.
Fireplace with a familiar texture.
Fireplace with a familiar texture.
Stone, reused from original, covers new fireplace.
Detail and style
Detail and style
Tasteful selections accent architectural features.
Kitchen
Kitchen
Space comes together with classic style.
Balcony highlights Bar
Balcony highlights Bar
Cantilevered balcony adorned with imported ironwork balustrades.
Sunroom
Sunroom
Quiet haven amongst common spaces.
Fauceted windows
Fauceted windows
Follow roof and create artist loft feel to space.
Art Studio
Art Studio
Creative space includes northern light, octagonal ceiling and plenty of space.
Suite
Suite
Classic wood trim details frame commanding views of the lake.
Suite w/ Balcony
Suite w/ Balcony
Private balconies promote connection with the site.
Seamless walk-in shower
Seamless walk-in shower
Flush shower entry offers assessibility.
Twin vanities
Twin vanities
Raised curb behind sink offer additional space with bygone detail .


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