Designed by Roderick James for himself and his family, the Seagull House features this incredible oak frame barn with arch-braced collar trusses. The barn consists of a painted Douglas Fir studio and a bolted Douglas fir conservatory overlooking the river
"Without the ceiling, it was like, 'Wow!'?" explains Sheri. "We capitalized on all that extra height by putting in a sleeping loft." The futons up there wear vintage plaid wool throw pillows, plus orange-striped alpaca by D. Bryant Archie. The blue-striped coverlets are from Coyuchi, the chevron runner by Madeline Weinrib. Bright idea: Declare your pride of place by turning state maps into artwork.