Folk Victorian Farmhouse

New five-bedroom, three-bath home, 3734 square feet.
* Designed to blend in with 100 year old site, a defunct dairy farm
* White on black at exterior and interior compliment home’s utilitarian simplicity.
* Full masonry fireplace and chimney
* Locally salvaged railroad ties a family room feature
* Interior structure of beams and posts exposed
Folk Victorian farmhouse
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“estilo tradicional” — teogrob
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“brick chimney?” — donandtracy
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White dutch lap siding in crisp contrast the standing seam dark metal roof. Both in composition and materials, a sense of elegant utility throughout.
“deck” — 6622vw
Farmhouse side porch
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“Porch” — brucbar3
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“FRONT PORCH” — ems1008
Farmhouse front porch
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“Floors” — kjknies
Farmhouse family room
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A view from the entry to the family room. The wood posts and mantel framing the fireplace are old railway ties, salvaged by the owners from an abandoned track nearby.
“Farm house” — debiuc
Farmhouse family room
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“Like the rustic fireplace surround.” — katiatomsk
Farmhouse family room
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A unique feature to this home are the exposed beams and posts that transect the house in two locations. Not only do they define and frame the different spaces, but their roughness and utility juxtaposed with the clean, white interior detailing speaks to the dynamic typical of these old farms: rural practicality and domestic elegance side by side.
“I love so much about this house. But need more light in the kitchen!” — Paul & Anna Ritschard
Farmhouse dining room
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The dining room alcove, surrounded on three sides by glass and views to the horizon. All sides open to the back deck for easy flow indoors and out. Double doors allow for table extensions to the exterior for al fresco dining.
“Outline.” — prosodicues
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A dining room with 180-degree views.
“Lighting” — Becky Mayer
Farmhouse kitchen
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A farmhouse kitchen of clean Shaker-style cabinetry and contrasting black countertop, continuing the tonal theme of the exterior. The mudroom and pantry cabinetry beyond. Wide plank flooring throughout, with gray slate in the heavily-trafficked mudroom and hall.
“wood beam” — vincent22
Farmhouse kitchen
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Simple, clean, and compact, this kitchen packs efficiency and functional flow into a modestly-sized area. The width of the island allows independent task work on all four sides, and with the length provides the equivalent of twenty four feet of linear counter. Built-in pantry cabinetry just a few steps away provides an additional eighteen linear feet of floor to ceiling storage...More
“wine cabinet in island” — jammietrapp
Farmhouse master bath
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A windowed corner for the claw foot master bath, with white wainscoting and hexagonal floor tiles.
“I like the walls and the tub” — singitlikeme
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The wainscoting and series of windows typify the commonly retrofitted "sleeping porches" of yesteryear. Vanity cabinetry and countertop match the kitchen's. Underfoot are hexagonal tiles, a staple of turn-of-the-century homes. The old barn and water tower add just the right touch.
“Layout” — pamofchesapeake
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