Contemporizing the Vernacular

Contemporizing the Vernacular

The front entrance’s walls flare outward at a 10-degree angle then join an archway with blocky modern trim that references the vernacular by using the gap that you might see in more traditional nickel-gap paneling. A sliding barn door leads to the powder room and laundry room. The floor has been whitewashed to suggest driftwood.

Interior: Entry, Living

Style: Cottage, Shingle Style, Modern

Colors: Tan

Accent Colors: White


  • Peterson Design Group
  • Richard Moody & Sons
  • Andersen Windows and Doors

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