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Julie O'Connor is the owner of American Vernacular, Inc. and currently sits on several local architectural review boards reviewing home designs. American Vernacular is a design firm established 12 years ago, specializing in traditional design. Projects range from kitchen renovations to historic restorations to new construction. American Vernacular continually creates unique custom homes for discriminating clients throughout the Lowcountry. Using traditional architectural elements, American Vernacular designs for today's living while incorporating the needs of clients and their unique home sites. In addition to custom designs, American Vernacular is a proponent of Historic Preservation. Julie has in depth preservation experience in the Historic Districts of Nantucket, MA, Charleston, SC, Sullivan's Island, SC and Mount Pleasant, SC. This experience enables American Vernacular to provide clients with a high level of preservation knowledge and expertise. Interior detailing of a home is just as important as the exterior design and American Vernacular can provide full interior elevations and detailing. Seen in the following publications: Charleston Style & Design Summer 2009 "New Beginnings with Old World Style" Delaney Residence - pg 121 Charleston Style & Design Fall 2010 "Made to Last" Slack Residence - pg 154 Charleston Home+Design Summer 2011 "Army Wives: Wendy Davis" Private Residence - pg 92 Charleston Home+Design Winter 2012 "Dream Kitchens" Slack Residence - pg 182

Services Provided

Bathroom Design, Building Design, Construction Drawings, Custom Homes, Floor Plans, Historic Building Conservation, Home Additions, Home Extensions, Home Remodeling, House Plans, Kitchen Design, Space Planning

Areas Served

Charleston, Folly Beach, Hanahan, Isle of Palms, Johns Island, Mount Pleasant, N Charleston, North Charleston, Sullivans Island

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American Vernacular
151 Sheppard St
Charleston, SC 29403