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
Boughton utilized outdoor fabrics throughout, like the marine vinyl that covers the ottoman in the carriage house sitting room. "It has the same kind of graining as calfskin, but doesn't wear as easily," she says. She had the rug made into a bull's-eye pattern. "It's polypropylene—it doesn’t mind wet, and it won’t fade.”