SALT MARSH transitional-exterior
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SALT MARSH Transitional Exterior, Boston

New kitchen wing, with shed dormer. Interior architecture and design by Lisa Tharp. Custom yacht counter chairs.
Deck flanked by outdoor shower wing, kitchen and screen porch
Photography by Michael J. Lee
Example of a transitional two-story wood exterior home design in Boston with a shingle roof — Houzz

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Becky Harris added this to Houzz Tour: Breezy Comfort for a Saltbox on Cape Cod
Photos by Michael J. LeeHouse at a GlanceWho lives here: This is the Cape Cod vacation home of a family based in New JerseyLocation: Eastham, MassachusettsSize: 3,125 square feet (290 square meters); three bedrooms, 2½ bathrooms plus two outdoor showersDesigner: Lisa TharpThis family, originally from Massachusetts but now living in New Jersey, bought a classic New England saltbox to serve as a family gathering spot on Cape Cod. This was a complete renovation in which keeping the spirit of the original saltbox alive was a priority. Scope of work. The 1,700-square-foot house was expanded by converting the garage into a master suite with an indoor-outdoor shower and by creating an addition off the back (seen here) that includes the dining room, kitchen, screened-in porch, laundry room and mudroom. This project also incorporated a complete renovation of the existing home. Interior designer Lisa Tharp worked in collaboration with architect Peter McDonald. Generally he handled the structure and exterior, and she went to work from the studs in. This included the floor plans, elevations, kitchen and bath designs, cabinetry and other millwork, built-in window seats, lighting and the material and furniture selections. Exterior. “The architect brought local vernacular sensitivity to expanding the original saltbox,” Tharp says. “The exterior additions look as if they have always been there yet add a fresh point of view to the neighborhood.”

What Houzzers are commenting on:

jbuttrum added this to Exteriors
Abou 17 ft wide. Nice shed dormer
Shauna H added this to bellcrest ideas
like the in/out feel of the space, and the coziness
Scott Barton added this to exterior
like the entrance off the patio
peh2806 added this to dormer/additions
love the porch and doors and stone planter with stone path.
rcapwest added this to Garage OM
the back of the house onto the beautiful grounds
Alesha Forget added this to NH Dining Room
remove the windows that face the back deck and open the wall up with walls of glass and french doors or sliders

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