One Couple's Imagination Goes Wild at a 1967 Weekend Retreat

Offbeat furnishings are kindred spirits to an architectural oddball in the Hudson Valley.

Taste is a mysterious, subjective kind of a thing. One person’s "yuck" is someone else’s "aha!" One homebuyer’s teardown is another’s fixer-upper. When Cain Semrad and Damen Seminero first locked eyes on their future vacation home, they looked past the chain-link fence, the frog-filled pool, and the undeniably peculiar architecture, and all they saw was a quirky gem, screaming to be loved.

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