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Collection by William Harrison

These Farmhouses Start Fresh as Modern Homes

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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...
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