Bosworth Hoedemaker
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Main Cabin traditional family room

Main Cabin

Architecture by Bosworth Hoedemaker
Interior Design by Garret Cord Werner

This San Juan Islands retreat is based on the idea of camp. It provides places to come together as a family and ways of retreating into small personal spaces. A main house has four public spaces arranged along a central axis – the kitchen, dining room, living room, and den. Behind these more generous spaces are a fireplace inglenook, mud room, laundry, office, and bath. Other buildings in the compound include a master cabin, writer’s hut, guest cabin, barn, and picnic shelter. With the exception of the barn, the buildings are located along a contour of the sloped site and connected between and through the buildings by a continuous path.

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cjcd wrote:
Log Set? - Is this by chance a log set? If so, I would love to know the brand and model.....gorgeous! Thank you.
   Comment   February 11, 2013
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Real wood!
March 21, 2013 at 2:52pm   
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What is the flooring? - What is the flooring?
   Comment   September 18, 2012
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Ann Peraino Wixson
where can I purchase this
December 9, 2013 at 9:43am   
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stone floor
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kpawsd wrote:
What was the stain used for the ceiling wood? Thanks
   Comment   November 22, 2013
dsghartman wrote:
Does this raised hearth go the length of the wall? If not, how wide is it? I want to build a raised hearth on my fireplace and the entire wall will be stone on a gable end just like in this image. I want to flank the fireplace with two matching chests or tall pieces. It's difficult to know how wide to make the hearth without it looking awkward.
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Ah, soon it will be time for toasty fires. Check out the red pillow and the throw - easy fall accessories!
Kathryn added this to Best Rooms for Rainy Days
Any room that has a fireplace is a good room to be in when it's rainy and wet outside! Light a fire in the bedroom and spend time with your lover or light one in the family room and get out the board games.
The Lettered Cottage added this to Lodge Love: 7 Ways to Land the Look
This room is Cozy with a capital C! Sleeping fireside, surrounded by wood and stone would be such a wonderful experience.
Becky Harris added this to Storing the Logs Indoors
This is the woodsiest, coziest room around. The logs are slyly tucked underneath the hearth.
Between Naps on the Porch added this to Craving Cozy
What's your idea of cozy? Do you have a favorite spot where you steal away to on a cold winter night?
Jonathan Baker added this to The Gentleman Cellar: Anti-Man Cave
Not every manly space can have such an iconic fireplace, but a few subtleties that surround it are easily adaptable. The wood is not only stored on the hearth, it's also stored keenly underneath it. The folded blanket is left out for use, and the pillow—while bright—sticks with the theme.
Alison Aves added this to Houzz Tour: San Juan Islands Retreat
Hoedemaker calls this a fireplace inglenook. "[It] was designed to be both a fireplace and a room," he explains. "And the location of the room centers on the dining room, offering the warmth and ambiance of the fire when dining."
Shawn Gauthier added this to Great Seating: Cozy Up to the Fireplace
Can you get much cozier than this built-in bench near the fire? I can see many hours lost with a great book in this snug space.
Michelle Fries, BeDe Design, LLC added this to 10 Ways to Get the Rustic Cabin Look
Focus on the fireplace. So much of what happens at the cabin is centered around the fireplace. Be original with the stone. To create a tumbled, organic look, have your stone mason recess the grout so that the fireplace looks to be dry stacked. A raised hearth creates extra seating and a place to store firewood. Next to a roaring fire is also a great place to sneak in a bed.

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Recessed grout and bed near fireplace.
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Could be indoor or outdoor space
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Rustic, incorporated stone bench
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Legs under mantle
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April 2, 2014
beautiful stone work
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lintel? above fp - solid slab hearth?
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stone...recessed grout to make look this
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March 29, 2014
LOVE IT, having a fireplace inset into an entirely stone wall, and the storage space for wood under the hearth.
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March 26, 2014
kitchen fireplace
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raised hearth
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Just fireplace
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the stone cobblestone looking floor.
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fireplace wall
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February 9, 2014
Love the bedding area beside fireplace! Great idea for reading
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Hearth slab.
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February 1, 2014
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sleeping porch? Bunk room?
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fireplace and bed
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January 21, 2014
Love this!
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January 19, 2014
nice stonework and cozy looking even though all stone
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the look
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relaxation room
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Cabin w fireplace
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Tiny house fireplace
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January 4, 2014
The stone looks heavy.
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Love the rock and sitting nook beside the fireplace.
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rustic surround
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fire wood under mantel
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Hearth and nap bed
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labs kamins un gulta
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whole wall
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fireplace/ large rock
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Log Cabiny
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I thought this would be nice for the back end of the basement, since we don't have windows in back half. Probably too much work though and can't justify it.
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Dry stacked stone look and bed
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cozy room
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raised hearth
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my ideal fireplace
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This stone
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raised heart and stone wall.
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Stone work above the fire
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Stone hearth and built in bench
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Fire place
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Dry stone wall around the hearth
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Stonework hearth
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fireplace, underneath wood storage
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love a fireplace!!!
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just thought this was cool :)
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Little bed/nook in corner by fireplace
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like fireplace surround
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my dream fireplace
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next to fireplace
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stone bench
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fire place
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Fireplace idea.
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fire place wall
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Nick's cabin
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Stone in front of fireplace
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great fireplace. like storage for wood underneath
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Fireplace, stack stone
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October 1, 2013
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Stone hearth
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rustic hearth
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Raised hearth fo
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The dry tacked look of the fireplace
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cozy cottage, awesome fireplace 2 of 2
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Porch idea for cranberry lake
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fire, red, earthly coziness
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A fireplace room!
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Rustic, cozy and popular it the design simplicity, or the suggestion a simpler life?
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we probably wouldn't put this anywhere but this is so cool
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lifted ledge
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Whole wall stone
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Fireplace wall
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Love this fireplace
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bed by the fireplace--sooo rustic ancient-looking
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nice stone wall w fireplace
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also good for our sauna
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restful place
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Bed. Fireplace. Stone. I die.
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Awesome room
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fireplace storage underneath
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Stone wall and floor
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Gh ok
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Room and fireplace
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side bed
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Nearby bed - stone wall retains heat
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wood storage under slab hearth and couch/recliner next to it. Rock!!!
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Stone wall with fireplace
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logs under
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June 26, 2013
great idea for a bunk room
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Chunky sexy!
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mason work
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Stone step
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main room fireplace
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Cozy fireplace, bench
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great fireplace
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Fireplace, stone wall, harth
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Log storage!
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June 1, 2013
Tile stone and wood
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June 1, 2013
Nice ($$$$)...
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May 27, 2013
like the wood storage underneath
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May 26, 2013
an inglenook! the ultimate build-in.
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May 26, 2013
Man cave
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May 24, 2013
Would be perfect for interior focus wall on old wood burning fireplace
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May 24, 2013
nice primitive look
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stone fireplace
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fireplace with storage underneath
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Fireplace and copper sink
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fabulous fireplace
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Cottage house room
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good sauna room
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Love the fire place
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Great place to read a good book!
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Recessed grout on fireplace
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May 13, 2013
There's a story in this....
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May 13, 2013
stone whole fireplace wall and add bench/setee
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Stone work above the fire
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Recessed grout? Hmmmm......
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cosy, built in furniture,
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cabin feel in teen club room
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Great room
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KGlen house Fireplace wall redo idea
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Simple! Stone, fire, bed. Beautiful
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April 10, 2013
Great room for me and the the guys.
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irregular stones
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Raised hearth with wood storage
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natural materials, rock, stone, fireplace... love
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April 6, 2013
I like this one alot! But only want it one one wall, not mulitple walls, to dungeon-esqe.
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Like the floor and the stacked rock
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Warm and cozy
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Great ideas around fireplace
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stone wall and floor
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firewood storage
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LOVE IT! The stone walls and wood ceiling are so cozy.
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March 20, 2013
family/living room fireplace...I wish
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