With broad porches and generous windows, our Idea House in River Dunes, North Carolina demonstrates the timeless beauty of traditional design.
Photo: Jean Allsopp
Informal meets formal in the dining area, where a pair of casual settees provides contrast to the more traditional upholstered slipper chairs. The settee' generous dimensions balance the visual weight of the 7-foot table, custom-made for the space from salvaged red oak. Above the table, a wrought-ironn lantern makes a dramatic statement.