Collectors’ Lair – Country Home, 2014

Maine Coastal Home Renovation

A waterside property provides a tranquil landing spot after a busy day of antiquing, as well as plenty of space to inventively display the goods.“After architect John Priestley drew up the plans and construction started, so did the couple’s forays. “We stored things in the original farmhouse and barn on the property,” Susan says. Her designer, and childhood friend, Jill Gordon, came to the building site a few times to help pick paint colors and basic furnishings like sofas and lamps. “Once we got all that done, I did the accessorizing,” she says.

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