By layering neutral colors, cool textures, and lots of natural light, architect Bobby McAlpine and designer Susan Ferrier created a Florida beach house that’s refined yet relaxing.
Photographer Tria Giovan; Stylist Heather Chadduck
Style: Dutch Colonial-inspired home with elegant but casual interiors that stand up to family life
Space: 4,800 square feet spread over three levels, with five bedrooms, six baths, an open living/dining area, and a downstairs den
Setting: The white sands of Rosemary Beach, Florida, just off scenic Highway 30A between Panama City and Destin
View: The shimmery blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico.