3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2,500sf new home.
Green features include rainwater catchment for irrigation, ultra low flow fixture and appliances for water conservation, super insulated building envelope (foundation, walls, windows, roof) for energy conservation, radiant floor heating, extensive daylighting and natural ventilation design, healthy & environmentally responsible interior finishes such as reclaimed wood, bamboo & cork flooring, icestone & paperstone counters, recycled glass wall tile, VOC free paint, energy star rated appliances and windows.
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Interior Photo featuring radiant flooring, bamboo floors, daylighting, non-toxic interior paint & wood finishes, spiral stair from living room to art studio above.
Interior Photo - Kitchen featuring:
Greenguard certified cabinetry
High Efficiency lighting
Exterior photo featuring rainwater catchment for irrigation
The existing historical 1700's era home on the left houses a parlor and master bedroom above on the north wing. The new addition to the right, designed to blend with the character of the existing, houses a new family room with master bathroom suite above and connects to the existing renovated kitchen. Rebuilt decks offer a stunning view of the rolling countryside and overlook the in-ground pool and patio.
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Two story addition designed to match existing historical architectural residence. Sliding patio doors open from the family room to a rebuilt and expanded deck on the first floor. Above, windows let daylight and views into the new master bathroom and dressing room suite off the existing master bedroom.
Newly renovated kitchen in the existing historic home, complete with large cladron-scale fireplace, looks out onto the new sunken family room and sliding doors to the rear deck. New wood floors, white painted cabinets and quartz counters complete the kitchen.
A two foot thick stone wall was opened up to expand the existing kitchen onto the former porch area and create a long island with ample cabinets below and new cabinetry and counters throughout.
View to the original fireplace in the newly renovated and expanded kitchen.
New spacious master bathroom suite with built-in cabinetry, matching sinks and ample daylight.
New walk-in shower with glass enclosure, tile floors and walls complete with rainwater shower head.
Existing master bedroom was expanded and renovated by removing a small bathroom, cutting new windows through the 2' thick stone walls to the stunning north view and pool, removing the ceiling and opening up the two story west wall, adding new heavy timber cross beams salvaged from the demolition and a new wood tongue and groove ceiling with recessed LED lighting.
Renovated master bedroom with double-height wood tongue and groove ceiling and exposed wood cross beams.
New window through 2' thick stone walls in master bedroom with view to rolling northern hills.
New Stucco semi-rounded sunroom addition added onto existing family room to expand the entertaining area of the home.
New stucco semi-round addition and deck added onto existing family room and kitchen.
Abundantly daylit family room addition with wood ceiling and floors offers panoramic views to the yard.
New porch, indoor/outdoor dining area connected by pergola to 2 story addition housing ground floor office and expansion of master bedroom suite above with solar panels on roof.
Rendering of ground floor plan: Office, pergola/deck, indoor/outdoor dining, porch addition.
Finished photo featuring:
Fiber Cement Siding
Interior Photo of Indoor/Outdoor dining area.
Interior Photo of ground floor office
Interior photo of second floor master bedroom addition
Exterior facelift and interior renovation transforms 1970's ranch to modern Japanese style unique home.
New custom Japanese-style screen designed and installed over existing bay window, new wood trim cut into existing siding to create screen pattern, front door relocated from front corner to interior courtyard.
Removal of interior partitions to open up flow of house. Replacement of kitchen cabinets/counters with more natural materials, finished with Vermont Natural Coatings. (Pugs not included).
Opening of new doorway between living room and den with insertion of antique Japanese screens to provide privacy and aesthetic interest.
New custom kitchen cabinets, quartz counters and stainless steel appliances. (construction progress photo)
New built in bookcases in den and antique Japenese screens inserted between den and living room. All woodwork finishes with Vermont Natural Coatings.