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Highcroft Residence traditional-home-office

Highcroft Residence

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February 18, 2015
melissa478 wrote:
How did you finish the outside? What material did you use?
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Murphy & Co. Design

This family home's exterior is a synthesis of nothern European architecture and refined rustic domestic influences. You can see several images if you search projects under Murphy & Company Design (Highcroft Residence).

    Bookmark   February 26, 2015 at 6:53AM
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July 27, 2013
hodge48 wrote:
Who designed the hardwood floor? And who made it?
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I found this medallion at a local hardwood flooring company here in Colorado (link: The medallion can be inset into existing hardwood flooring or used in a new install as depicted in this photo.
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If you conduct a web search for hardwood floor medallions (try specifying sea compass) you'll find a wealth of information. This is one of many sites (link: with similar medallions.
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December 29, 2012
joanb wrote:
How deep is the desk? are the cabinets round
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Murphy & Co. Design
They were designed at 28" deep round base cabinets/counters. Thank you.
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Who designed the hardwood floor?
    Bookmark   July 27, 2013 at 9:08PM
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March 15, 2015
caroleh95 wrote:
What is on the other side of the room?
November 3, 2014
haggis8 wrote:
Were the lateral file drawers custom made or order able. The room is s

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An office in a home's turret features sconces fixed onto the window casing.

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Dual offices!
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DISLIKE the wall paper VERY much, but like the ROUND room…
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color choices
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Great idea for 3rd floor tower level.
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craft room
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Circular Base for our offices!
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just love the round room....
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Perfect for Ian and I
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The wallpaper is HORRIBLE but the design in the room is done pretty well.
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Rounded office picture
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floor like this for front hall?
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File drawers
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like this office idea...
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turret builtins
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Office sandy trisha
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Double office? Yea
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Without wallpaper
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