Whitten Architects
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Pinewold beach-style-porch
 

Pinewold

photography by Rob Karosis
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June 8, 2014
ericaluzar wrote:
What wood was used for this porch?
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Beautiful use of Ipe in this porch. Did the conditions allow you to use tongue and groove? or was it spaced out regular decking?
    Bookmark   November 14, 2014 at 2:30PM
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berkleydunn
How are the pillars made? Are they hollow or solid? What kind of base are they resting on, and what size are the pillars?
    Bookmark   January 9, 2015 at 11:31AM
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November 22, 2013
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Thank you for your question. This project was the complete renovation of an existing coastal cottage. The posts themselves and the caps were custom made to replace / match the existing porch posts. They are almost carbon copies of the originals.
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sherryrehe
They are a perfect compliment to the house!!
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June 17, 2012
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Thank You.. Your responses have been greatly appreciated..
    Bookmark   June 21, 2012 at 5:28AM
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Fida Hussain
good
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June 17, 2012
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Thank you so much. Will go to our Home Depot and or/lumber yard and look at the red cedars. Have a great day and may your future get better.
    Bookmark   June 20, 2012 at 9:19AM
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emes8346
One more question that I forgot to ask you, what are the sizes of the beams/columns? Thank you and appreciate you sharing!
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Here's another peek at the same porch. If you look closely you can see another charming exterior décor detail, the crescent moon cutouts on the shutters.
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For larger porches, consider using more than one hanging lantern. In a space where multiple seating areas come together, using a separate lantern for each spot helps to define the groupings while adding warm ambience for nighttime gatherings.
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Category
Porch  
Style
Beach Style 
Location
Portland Maine 
Keywords
coast · coastal · cottage · Maine · New England · Porch · retreat · summer · traditional · vacation · waterfront
 
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