Tommy Chambers Interiors, Inc.
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Historic Irving Gill traditional-family-room
 

Historic Irving Gill

Photography by David Phelps Photography.

Located on the beach, this historic Percival Thompson House enjoys stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Built in 1910 and enduring several unfortunate alterations along the way, an extensive remodel was badly needed. With very dedicated clients at the helm, the well executed and conceived designs were carried out by the design/construction team.

Interior Designer Tommy Chambers
Builder Mark Thieda of Tekton Master Builders
Architect Michael Martinez of Heritage Architecture and Planning
Landscape Designer John Andrews
URL
http://www.tommychambersinteriors.com

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May 18, 2014
borno wrote:
What are the approx dimensions of this area? Thanks
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Tommy Chambers Interiors, Inc.
Hi. I don't have access to the floor plans now, but the space is approx. 9ft x 10ft.
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March 4, 2014
mymellow wrote:
ROOM - This room/library is very beautiful especially the book cases. However, I'm a little concern with so much direct light from the window which is damaging to both wood and books. Or does that shade provide proper protection for both?
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Tommy Chambers Interiors, Inc.
Thank you so much for the nice comment. We had a nice time designing it with the client.
    Bookmark   October 3, 2014 at 10:57AM
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Emily's Design and Style
i am glad you guys had a great time
    Bookmark   October 3, 2014 at 5:18PM
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February 21, 2014
helenpatrick wrote:
what kind of wood and finish is the floor?
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Tommy Chambers Interiors, Inc.
Hi. Those chars are the "Normandie Lounge Chairs" from www.charlespollockrepro.com
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Thank you
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February 4, 2014
sunriver wrote:
Like the pattern pillow. Looks like blue and white. where to find it
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Hello. I purchased those on http://www.chelseatextiles.com/us/cushions.html . I don't see that exact pillow anymore, but they have a lot of good ones to choose from.
    Bookmark   February 5, 2014 at 5:21PM
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December 29, 2013
myspaceidea wrote:
Love leather chairs, please share product info. Thank you.
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Tommy Chambers Interiors, Inc.
Hello. We purchased those "Normandie Lounge Chairs" from Charles Pollock Reproductions. www.charlespollockrepro.com
5 Likes    Bookmark   Thanked by myspaceidea    January 6, 2014 at 12:53PM
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Urban Cabin
Very cool!!
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November 14, 2013
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Can you tell me where the chandelier is from?
    Bookmark   December 13, 2013 at 7:57AM
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Hello. We purchased that chandelier from Reborn Antiques in Los Angeles. www.rebornantiques.net
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October 10, 2012
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WHERE ARE THE CHAIRS FROM
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Hello. Those are the "Normandie Lounge Chairs" from Charles Pollock Reproductions. www.charlespollockrepro.com
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July 22, 2012
borno wrote:
chairs and circular ottoman are perfect. Where are they from?
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Hi.. We purchased the chairs and ottoman from Charles Pollock Reproductions. www.charlespollockrepro.com
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May 15, 2012
debstegner wrote:
what lights did you use
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off2acre
Wonderful room - reminds me a quinta lounge/library in the Douro. Love the leather chairs. Q: how does one orchestrate the on and off for lights over the bookcases?
    Bookmark   February 2, 2014 at 1:21PM
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Thanks you for the nice comment. Those lights are either on a seperate wall switch or they are tied into the room's Lutron wall panel. I can't remember which.
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