Shelter From the Storm

Shelter From the Storm

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By J. Michael Welton / Photos by Chris Edwards
After three years of legal wrangling, a Raleigh couple find peace in their modern dream home.

Building a house often leads down unexpected roads, but the challenges architect Louis Cherry and Marsha Gordon faced were more unpredictable than most. Both say the design and construction phases paled in comparison to a different challenge: the legal battle to prevent the teardown of their new home.

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