A carefree family of five carves out a piece of paradise in a relaxed, fuss-free charmer in Kennebunkport, Maine. See how architect Brian Beaudette and designer Nancy Boughton fashioned the perfect escape.
Photo: Francesco Lagnese; Styling: Erin Swift
What’s now the playroom was formerly a dark space with no view of the water, so the husband asked Beaudette to add dormers. “The kids watch the lobster boats going by,” says Boughton, who created a comfortable refuge with pieces that can withstand rough-and-tumble activity, such as a corduroy upholstered sofa and a sturdy wool carpet.