Collection by William Harrison

These Farmhouses Start Fresh as Modern Homes


These excitingly varied homes give an idea of what is possible when vernacular design dovetails with modern reinvention.

"We didn't want to diminish the openness and height and feeling of a great expanse of space," said the owner of this...
Locally sourced Italian slate covers the ground floor rooms; the coat rack near the entrance is from Zanotta.
Tom Givone’s clients, Rose and Steve Smith, teach overseas and have owned their house for 26 years.
An envelope of Cor-Ten steel clads the structure’s timber frame.
Although the old window and door openings of the original building remain visible from the exterior, they were covered...