Classic Country Homes is a collection of Donald A. Gardner Architects 100 finest and most appealing country and farmhouse designs. Rnaging in size from 1,674 to 3,699 square feet of finished living space, these comfortable and well-appointed homes are grouped into four convenient sections: Country Homes with Open Floor PlansCountry Homes with Bonus Rooms and Extra Space to ExpandCountry Homes With Eye-Catching Windows, Dormers and GlassworkCountry Homes with Inviting Outdoor Living Areas, Porches and Decks
Reclaim, repurpose, refurbish, or restore your way to the country home of your dreams! Rustic touches borrowed from barns, cabins, farmhouses, and other rough-hewn buildings can make even modern homes feel warm and snug. "Country Living "offers an abundance of inspiring ideas and gorgeous photographs to help you find your design style, whether it s Classic Down-Home Charm, Eclectic Country, Reclaimed Rustic, and more!"
Whether they own an honest-to-goodness farmhouse or are suburbanites, or even city dwellers, looking to carve out a slice of the simple life, readers of Modern Farmhouse Made Easy will be inspired to create rooms that make their family and friends want to sit and stay awhile. It’s warm, it’s approachable and it’s here to stay. You can bet the farm(house) on it. Farmhouses are having a moment. The likes of HGTV’s mega-hit Fixer Upper have propelled once niche terms such as “shiplap” and “apron front sink” to the top of everyone’s décor wish list. And for good reason. Unlike many hard-to-attain decorating trends, modern farmhouse style is all about finding the beauty in the everyday. Farmhouses, by their nature, are meant to accommodate a crowd and take a beating. The modern farmhouse movement emphasizes that utilitarian tradition with inviting spaces that are as comfortable and functional as they are eye-pleasing. This book captures the best of this white-hot aesthetic, with 192 pages chock full of fresh decorating ideas, shopping finds, and DIY projects. From real-life houses to perfect paint colors, this book brims with clever, expert-approved ways to infuse a home with country charm.
Twenty different homes represent a quintessential American icon, the farmhouse, in a fascinating look at a classic style reinvented and updated for modern everyday living, complete with floor plans, historical details, and more than three hundred color photographs. 50,000 first printing.
This study demonstrates the ingenious ways in which 19th-century rural Americans designed farmhouses in keeping with their vision of a dynamic, reformed culture.
Let Frommer take you off the beaten track in the Emerald Isle to discover hundreds of charming and affordable guesthouses, B&Bs, and pubs. This cost-conscious guide is packed with tips on how to have inexpensive outdoor adventures and how to see the sights in style without breaking the bank. Maps. Index.
Examines the architectural styles of English country homes and farmhouses, describes their methods of construction, and discusses the place of the farmhouse in English rural life.
Includes 350 plans and 200 color photos of the most popular country and farmhouse style homes. Designs for every budget, taste, and region.