The Murphy family traded city slick for coastal comfort when they moved into a lovingly restored 1785 cottage in Rowayton, Connecticut.
Photographer Jeff McNamara
An ancestor portrait leaning against the wall sets the eclectic, rustic-meets-industrial tone.
Formerly floorboards dining table: This one of- a-kind find is made of vintage flooring from a Romanian farmhouse atop barley twist legs.
Lemon yellow chairs: The painted metal finish adds a pop of sunny color and is super easy to clean—a plus in a house with young children.