Feinmann, Inc.
Design-Build Firms
A Room with a View farmhouse exterior
 

A Room with a View

Despite its prime location on the water, this house in Manchester-by-the-Sea wasn’t taking full advantage of the scenic views. The homeowners often found themselves relaxing on the sun porch, which faced the water, rather than in the living room behind it. Now, after a dramatic remodel, they enjoy that pleasant, sunny ambiance in the comfort of a sophisticated waterfront living room.

To let in the view, the Feinmann team removed a wall and chimney between the living room and the sun porch, creating one large space. The new 750-sqaure-foot living room features multiple seating areas, oriented around the hearth and a bank of windows framing the water. The elegant coffered ceiling and functional built-in elements—like the window seats that flank the stone fireplace—help break up the large space, keeping the feeling cozy and intimate. Through a set of French doors, the homeowners now have easy access to their brick patio, which was little used before the renovation.

As traditional as it may appear, the remodeled living room is outfitted with hidden high-tech features, including surround sound in the ceiling and a TV screen that masquerades as a painting over the fireplace. Its classic good looks are accented with a hint of contemporary flair—the result of close collaboration between the Feinmann team and the clients’ interior designer. Against the backdrop of handsome cream-colored trimwork, interesting textiles and a reclaimed wide-plank ash floor add warmth and texture. Refined yet relaxing, it’s a room perfect for admiring the outdoors while enjoying an array of indoor pleasures.

Photos by John Horner
URL
http://www.feinmann.com

This photo has 6 questions

annewalker1 wrote:
Can you please tell me the exterior colour of the house and trim? - Love it>
   Comment   September 16, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
Aaron Bartley
I sampled cream colors on my house exterior. Try Benjamin Moore Weston Flax HC-5. If that is not it, it is very similar.
December 15, 2013 at 6:53pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
rogerbob
In all likelihood I'm too late with this response but my last house was painted this exact shade, not really beige, not really yellow. It's Sherwin Williams, Ceylon Beige. Really popular with builders and a regulation color for some neighborhood covenants.
March 26, 2014 at 12:26pm     
Sign Up to comment
missymayl wrote:
Did anyone find out the color of this house..yellows are so tricky!
     Comment   May 15, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
missymayl
Hi Jane, do you have any pics of your new color? Love to see it. Thanks!
October 30, 2013 at 9:14am   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
pickettsridgerd
Does anyone know the colors yet?
April 4, 2014 at 7:53pm   
Sign Up to comment
pholloway wrote:
Do you recall the color of the pavers and the brand? thank you.
   Comment   September 13, 2012
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Feinmann, Inc.
Hi and thanks for your interest. They are called Boston City Pavers and they look like old brick. They are very durable and attractive.
September 18, 2012 at 12:46pm   
Sign Up to comment
ppowers wrote:
what is the color on the house
     Comment   March 19, 2012
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
jenkane10
did anyone figure out the exterior color of this house? Some people guessed but clearly with yellows I wouldn't want to go wrong with something slightly different. I want this one! :)
September 13, 2012 at 11:47am   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
lry511
I would also like to know the color information of this house. It is beautiful. Yellow looks good in every season.
April 5, 2013 at 5:02pm     
Sign Up to comment
tommasina wrote:
Exterior - And could you also (along with the name of the yellow), provide the white trim color's name?? Thanks!!
     Comment   May 21, 2013
finkels3 wrote:
i am building a house with a similar pale yellow color and white trim. i a debating on painting the front doo - i am building a house with a similar pale yellow color and white trim. i a debating on painting the front door a color other than white. what did you use on this house? any suggestions?
   Comment   February 27, 2013

What Houzzers are commenting on:

acrv added this to acrv's ideas
on Tuesday
exterior example
ristobet3 added this to ristobet3's Ideas
on Tuesday
color of home
kellymowill added this to kellymowill's Ideas
on Monday
Yellow house
supernova7 added this to Front yard
on Sunday
bialy daszek na patio
newsf added this to Exterior Paint
last Saturday
Yellow color
jenniferrobinsontrans added this to jenniferrobinsontrans's ideas
last Saturday
pergola
lamiaholland added this to lamiaholland's Ideas
April 13, 2014
color SW Ceylon Beige or BM Flax HC-5
vlchapman added this to Country Porch Favorites
April 12, 2014
Square supports to match porch supports
lawsoncindy added this to lawsoncindy's ideas
April 12, 2014
Ben Moore Flax HC-5 Favorite......
lamairwdm added this to Okoboji - Exterior
April 10, 2014
Arbor / Terrlis
cfrederi added this to cfrederi's ideas
April 9, 2014
Like the exterior paint
pamelaruppel added this to pamelaruppel's ideas
April 9, 2014
Pergola
pkarle added this to pkarle's ideas
April 8, 2014
stainless aviator cable rail
trishmcnamara added this to trishmcnamara's ideas
April 8, 2014
Pretty yellow color
earlvis added this to earlvis's Ideas
April 8, 2014
Yellow color
heatherwilliamson added this to House Color
April 8, 2014
Like the creamy yellow
pspofford added this to exterior
April 8, 2014
exterior butter yellow for ranch Sherwin WIlliams Ceylon Beige
jamesjules6 added this to Exterior Ideas
April 7, 2014
Yelloi exterior paint color
dhtackett added this to dhtackett's ideas
April 4, 2014
Maybe
Tisha Walker added this to exterior paint combinations
April 4, 2014
With taupe shutters=yummy!!!!
kaliu added this to kaliu's ideas
April 4, 2014
Exterior
cmgjohnson added this to exterior home ideas
April 2, 2014
?
bettielee4 added this to Beach house
April 2, 2014
Paint
Todd Hellmers added this to Farm House
April 1, 2014
Farm house yellow and white
pickettsridgerd added this to pickettsridgerd's Ideas
April 1, 2014
paint colors
Melissa Polom added this to melissa_polom's ideas
April 1, 2014
yellow house
ftrdave added this to ftrdave's ideas
March 31, 2014
yellow and white
kjbstauffer added this to Tahoe House
March 31, 2014
Paint color
alohagary added this to KITCHEN--COTTAGE
March 30, 2014
The tone of the yellow color
pecbec added this to pecbec's ideas
March 29, 2014
paint
eastshoretc added this to Exterior
March 29, 2014
Color
yerfdog001 added this to Exterior Ideas
March 29, 2014
yellow house with white trim.... one idea
jenrholtz added this to jenrholtz's ideas
March 29, 2014
Love the pale yellow exterior with white trim- so fresh and inviting. And the arbor is a great touch! This would look terrific at mom and dad's house!
imnatsimple added this to Home
March 29, 2014
yellow
colleencox added this to courtyard and patios
March 28, 2014
pergola
amytamargo added this to Exterior Paint
March 28, 2014
Pale Yellow
tilleylove added this to Lake
March 28, 2014
Paint
krichter82 added this to Exterior Paint Ideas
March 27, 2014
Tempting to try a yellow and cream combo
jnovak added this to Siding & Windows
March 27, 2014
siding color
gizaratsian added this to gizaratsian's ideas
March 25, 2014
COLOR
dinomama78 added this to Exterior
March 24, 2014
Yellow
Sonya Landas added this to Landscaping
March 22, 2014
Trellises
edawgmd1 added this to Briardale Ln
March 22, 2014
yellow siding bright white trim
emilyervin added this to Exterior of houses
March 21, 2014
light yellow siding
lkhaigh added this to lkhaigh's Ideas
March 18, 2014
Yellow house
mama7575 added this to mama7575's ideas
March 17, 2014
Benjamin Moore Lemon Sorbet
annritch added this to annritch's Ideas
March 17, 2014
Perogla
karinwalker11 added this to karinwalker11's ideas
March 16, 2014
yellow paint
lk2041bk added this to Exterior Ideas
March 15, 2014
color
taramfern added this to shutter door and house color
March 13, 2014
house color, boston house
wells123 added this to Cottage
March 12, 2014
exterior color
franciwayland added this to Exterior paint
March 12, 2014
Yellow with white. Pretty close to ours
smerf added this to smerf's Ideas
March 11, 2014
Yellow exterior
matermuse added this to Exterior Ideas
March 10, 2014
yellow
Merrimeth Phillips added this to merrimeth_phillips's Ideas
March 9, 2014
Color
simonsha added this to simonsha's Ideas
March 9, 2014
Percola, outdoor living, patio
Linda Murphy added this to linda_murphy7519796's Ideas
March 8, 2014
Pergola
shaneandkatie added this to House exterior.
March 7, 2014
Cream house, white trim.
Steph Thebert_Hemmelgarn added this to slhemmelgarn's Ideas
March 4, 2014
Back patio
bb53226 added this to bb53226's ideas
March 2, 2014
long arbor
a_blote added this to a_blote's Ideas
March 2, 2014
Great shade of yellow
rafaelle1 added this to Exterior Ideas
March 2, 2014
Weatheredwood roof shingles good contrast against yellow siding
opusc added this to Side porch ideas
March 1, 2014
flat looks nice
nrens added this to nrens's ideas
March 1, 2014
Color of house
Angie Freeman added this to angie_freeman4369's ideas
March 1, 2014
pergola
Susan Broderick added this to design4now's ideas
February 28, 2014
pergola
kcrane45 added this to kcrane45's ideas
February 24, 2014
Yellow paint color
danagiardina added this to danagiardina's Ideas
February 23, 2014
Pergola3
mkhoneybee added this to mkhoneybee's ideas
February 19, 2014
yellow siding, pergola, fire pit, on a lake
ariena1950 added this to ariena1950's Ideas
February 19, 2014
Paint
Thinkfresh Interiors added this to Outdoor rooms with pergolas
February 18, 2014
just partial coverage of patio
First Call Handyamn Services llc added this to emt749's ideas
February 16, 2014
yelo&white
carlshivvers added this to carlshivvers's Ideas
February 15, 2014
Farmhouse colors. Siding, grey roof, white trim, red brick patio.
dianemelissa added this to dianemelissa's ideas
February 15, 2014
exterior colours
Zoey Tucker added this to Exterior
February 15, 2014
Lellow... On the water. :)
radiate3 added this to Exterior
February 13, 2014
Color
makahagirl added this to makahagirl's Ideas
February 9, 2014
Beautiful
sewdreed added this to sewdreed's Ideas
February 9, 2014
Our house w/ grey roof
msiler08 added this to msiler08's ideas
February 9, 2014
coloring
tjdc41 added this to exterior
February 8, 2014
Side porch
normetjo added this to MAISON JAUNE
February 1, 2014
COULEUR EXTÉRIEURE
baguilar added this to baguilar's ideas
January 31, 2014
Exterior paint color
Karl Neuman added this to Exterior Ideas
January 28, 2014
Benjamin Moore lemon sorbet
atarnick added this to Exterior Ideas
January 28, 2014
exterior color
jwalling61 added this to jwalling61's Ideas
January 26, 2014
House color
zkatsmom added this to zkatsmom's Ideas
January 26, 2014
The yellow
goatleap added this to Exterior paint colors
January 25, 2014
soft yellow
leopinicola added this to paint for outside
January 23, 2014
too yellow
Angela Pazurek added this to outside the nest
January 21, 2014
yellow...
sjohnpat added this to sjohnpat's ideas
January 21, 2014
photo
sillyann added this to Landscape Ideas
January 21, 2014
love this patio area
boathouse11 added this to Boathouse
January 20, 2014
Front entrance
rhia1986 added this to Landscape Ideas
January 17, 2014
Love the whole backyard, the trellis, the patio, the archway to the rest of the garden!
sixwinters added this to Outdoors
January 16, 2014
??
riccalvi added this to Exterior Ideas
January 12, 2014
beautiful color
Alberto's Decorating Centre added this to 2014 Colour of the Year - Pale Yellow
January 12, 2014
Take PPG's "Turning Oakleaf" outside.
segsmg added this to segsmg's ideas
January 11, 2014
house exterior color
kateyes000 added this to kateyes000's ideas
January 10, 2014
Paint color
scwilson82 added this to scwilson82's Ideas
January 10, 2014
pergula
rkaczor added this to outside ideas
January 4, 2014
Yellow paint color
Tammy Bennett added this to paint
January 2, 2014
nice exterior
erinjuliana added this to Exterior
January 1, 2014
Exterior paint color!
cellybelly added this to cellybelly's ideas
December 23, 2013
siding color Benjamin Moore Weston Flax HC-5
yearns added this to farmhouse
December 23, 2013
patio with trellis at farmhouse
cragrock added this to cragrock's ideas
December 22, 2013
yellow exterior house color
hattiehoney added this to Exterior Ideas
December 4, 2013
Color
snytert added this to snytert's Ideas
December 3, 2013
colour combo n ice but not siding...wood look
hroach898 added this to hroach898's ideas
November 30, 2013
yellow house number 2
cshestak added this to cshestak's ideas
November 14, 2013
orientation of pergola to house
jgdemarchena added this to Exterior Ideas
November 11, 2013
soft yellow
loriviado added this to exterior
November 6, 2013
yellow
jaytrella added this to jaytrella's Ideas
November 5, 2013
Pergolla
kerry76 added this to kerry76's Ideas
November 2, 2013
Colors
chandiayu added this to chandiayu's ideas
November 2, 2013
its so unique!
jemcburns added this to jemcburns's ideas
October 30, 2013
paint color
rob75 added this to Bathroom
October 27, 2013
nice yellow
linda_b221 added this to g-kidz5
October 24, 2013
like the percola
Ester Jowett added this to ester_jowett's ideas
October 21, 2013
8 post pergola
dionneshantell added this to Patio Ideas
October 18, 2013
pergoda
newdai added this to newdai's Ideas
October 16, 2013
outdoor trellis
moreabt7 added this to Exterior paint
October 13, 2013
Yellow
jwagner01 added this to jwagner01's ideas
October 12, 2013
Arbor
lisacorner added this to lisacorner's Ideas
October 2, 2013
Gazebo
Kaitting's added this to andyc185's ideas
October 1, 2013
www
jmdaffodils added this to porch/decks/landscaping ideas
September 29, 2013
patio cover trellis
rkingery230 added this to rkingery230's ideas
September 27, 2013
Deck
kaybabes25 added this to Exterior Paint
September 26, 2013
yellow with white
skoch408 added this to skoch408's ideas
September 20, 2013
Yellow sidong
bouch51 added this to bouch51's Ideas
September 19, 2013
yellow color
jobobeck added this to jobobeck's Favorites
September 19, 2013
Color
mgcouv added this to Exteriors
September 15, 2013
Butter yellow
lstukins added this to lake house ideas
September 15, 2013
Cream
aete added this to porches
September 11, 2013
nice yellow
abbeylm added this to abbeylm's ideas
September 10, 2013
exterior color
verona13 added this to verona13's ideas
September 8, 2013
yellow house
shertz added this to Exterior
September 8, 2013
cream siding
xata added this to xata's ideas
September 7, 2013
yellow color
jwlogan2326 added this to Front Door
September 5, 2013
Pergola
anikab added this to anikab's ideas
September 4, 2013
roof
catabouttown added this to The Kobert House
September 1, 2013
Pergola
helenj9333 added this to Kitchen Ideas
August 31, 2013
pergola
blhn624 added this to blhn624's ideas
August 29, 2013
Arbor
Finale' added this to rita_thompson's ideas
August 25, 2013
K
tam_ added this to Exterior Ideas
August 23, 2013
color
samanthascorner added this to samanthascorner's Ideas
August 23, 2013
Arbor
sidney2000 added this to sidney2000's ideas
August 21, 2013
yellow house
carolsideas added this to exterior
August 19, 2013
Color
Jennifer Stewart added this to jennifer_stewart3043's Ideas
August 18, 2013
Nice creamy yellow colour
kirkfogg added this to kirkfogg's ideas
August 18, 2013
perg
djames added this to Joyce
August 17, 2013
Pergola
pettapil added this to pettapil's ideas
August 17, 2013
Yellow exterior home
Sarah Holding added this to Exterior Ideas
August 16, 2013
Love the color!
figero01 added this to figero01's ideas
August 16, 2013
Creamy yellow and white
Michelle Dayton added this to Exterior colors
August 12, 2013
Color options
hollysmirl added this to hollysmirl's ideas
August 12, 2013
yellow house
Todd Pritts added this to Yellow House
August 11, 2013
Bright, powder, not too mustard-like
aonopa13 added this to exterior
August 11, 2013
Color!!
normetjo added this to normetjo's ideas
August 10, 2013
COULEUR EXTÉRIEURE
happymesskj added this to happymesskj's ideas
August 5, 2013
yellow
vkalamaras added this to vkalamaras's Ideas
August 5, 2013
Exterior color
autodcr added this to Exterior Ideas
August 5, 2013
Yellow paint
hancockheather added this to exteriors
August 4, 2013
Paint color
jgiunta added this to exterior
August 2, 2013
Shape
schumat added this to exterior colors
July 31, 2013
cottage-y butter yellow and white trim.
mlmccarty added this to Exterior
July 30, 2013
Yellow house (YH)
jscholten added this to jscholten's Ideas
July 29, 2013
Pavers
sciencediva1 added this to sciencediva1's Ideas
July 28, 2013
Outside color
reganleavitt added this to reganleavitt's ideas
July 24, 2013
Exterior
van2656463 added this to house ext
July 23, 2013
Color of house
crudele added this to crudele's Ideas
July 21, 2013
Exterior color
roadtriplizzy added this to Yellow Houses
July 20, 2013
cute yellow. maybe too light
pattesta added this to pattesta's Ideas
July 20, 2013
Summer
Castle Construction of Santa Barbara added this to castleconstructionofsantabarbara's Ideas
July 19, 2013
Pergola perpendicular to gable
tkeiste added this to tkeiste's Ideas
July 19, 2013
Like this
bigdumbandugly added this to bigdumbandugly's ideas
July 18, 2013
great color/look
carolechurnovic added this to carolechurnovic's Ideas
July 15, 2013
Love this patio
gamukoooo added this to Exterior Ideas
July 12, 2013
color
true_worshiper added this to Outside of House
July 11, 2013
Love the color
dualie added this to dualie's ideas
July 9, 2013
Color
jermile added this to iwa ideas
July 9, 2013
I love that colour
Nina Baltierra added this to exterior
July 8, 2013
pale yellow
teddyhannah added this to Lake Norman Ideas
July 7, 2013
Yellow house
okiegrrr added this to okiegrrr's Ideas
July 7, 2013
Good color combo... Too bad, shingle is dark
hess7wonders added this to Exterior
July 6, 2013
Shade of yellow
Karen Barclay added this to karen_barclay's Ideas
July 4, 2013
Backyard thoughts
snillum added this to snillum's Ideas
July 4, 2013
Pergola
lizjordan122 added this to lizjordan122's ideas
July 2, 2013
paint and brick
joanmgall added this to joanmgall's ideas
July 1, 2013
House color - butter yellow
sgarbs added this to sgarbs's ideas
June 30, 2013
pergola
Tami Voshell added this to concrete
June 30, 2013
Tan on yellow
svigon added this to svigon's ideas
June 29, 2013
look of trellis for back of house
andreafusick added this to andreafusick's Ideas
June 28, 2013
perfect pale yellow
jennicmeckna added this to jennicmeckna's Ideas
June 27, 2013
exterior color
mhunter4 added this to mhunter4's ideas
June 27, 2013
yellow house and patio
francescaecker added this to francescaecker's Ideas
June 25, 2013
color of house
ptdinteriors added this to Exteriors
June 25, 2013
White trim
angesgro added this to Patio / Deck
June 23, 2013
Pergola
raymondsha added this to raymondsha's ideas
June 23, 2013
i am building a house with a similar pale yellow color and white trim
Amy Doty added this to Yellow House exterior
June 21, 2013
white arbor
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™