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Design & Preservation | Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
We are devoted to the design of fine new residences that are sensitive to their historical and environmental contexts. Our homes are based on classic American and European traditions and are informed by our working knowledge of architectural precedent coupled with the requirements of contemporary living.
An Urban Cottage
I felt like I needed a day to clear my head so I cleared my schedule and decided to head up to Rockport and Essex, Massachusetts today. Two days of rain yielded to a sunny morning on land but the stubborn fog held on to the harbor. Rockport is an old fishing village and artist community. This old red fishing shack, purported to be the most painted building in America, has become affectionately known as Motif #1. Paintings and photographs bearing the "Motif #1" title can be found all over…