Revamped Beach Houses


Escaping to a seaside retreat doesn’t mean you have to rough it; these renovated beach houses incorporate all the comforts of home within a stone’s throw of the shore.

For the facade, exposed to the constant salt air, the team considered everything from copper or zinc to Kynar-coated...
The open-plan living-kitchen-dining area is a repository of design icons, both classic and contemporary.
Dukes, who was hands-on with the redesign, sits in an Arne Jacobsen Egg chair in the living area.
The back, however, is a different story.
The home, which is 1,708 square feet, features an open layout with floor-to-ceiling windows that are energy efficient.
Bates Masi’s renovation and expansion of Harry Bates’s 1967 house in Amagansett, New York, salvaged much of the home’s...