A family of four was ready to expand their usable living space by finishing their spacious basement to include a family room, kitchenette, full bath, guest room and plenty of storage. Prior to the remodel, the family chose to relocate utilities to what would be the storage area and upgrade utilities for energy efficiency.
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AP and built by Arlene Dean. This speculative house was built and sold in 2011. This contemporary house has hints of Asian and Prairie style influences. The open floor plan uses the central stair case to organize and separate the public and private spaces of the main level.
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sizable eat-in kitchen, four bedrooms, three and a half baths, and a den. To create this big house in a small package, we drew upon the Cape Cod tradition with a series of volumes stepping back along the edge of the coastal bank. From the street the house appears as a classic half Cape, but what looks like
were all built on site. The construction of the kitchen was the subject of an article in Fine Homebuilding magazine.
board in my house but this look a lot thicker -