Although the couple originally planned to sell the house, it became Monique's laboratory for honing her "timeless modern" design aesthetic. It includes plenty of earthy tones, worn leather, laboratory glass, science memorabilia, vintage industrial
pieces and natural textures. Monique's look has become so popular that she opened her own retail shop, Enjoy Co.Emily Winters: Describe how you feel every time you come home.Monique: It feels like I am on vacation. The house has a strong calming [effect] on me. And it's great that we have an acre of land but are still in the town of Granville. Keith: I love to walk up to our house. It's so tall at four stories; it has a presence and a personality. The house has watched a lot of things happen from its vantage point on the hill. I also feel good to live in such a strangely beautiful place.