Furnace Street RiverfrontTraditional Porch, Portland
This new riverfront townhouse is on three levels. The interiors blend clean contemporary elements with traditional cottage architecture. It is luxurious, yet very relaxed.
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The room needed to allow a clear passage to this covered porch perched above the river. The doors between the two disappear into the wall, turning this outdoor space into an extension of the living room. The ceiling is smooth tongue and groove cedar. “We mixed in some catalog finds with high-end pieces; I’m finding clients love that,” Leasia says. The custom sofa, chair and built-ins in the living room were more expensive investments; the coffee table is from CB2, and the outdoor chandelier is from Restoration Hardware. Pillows: custom, with Marimekko fabric