Before we thought about exterior sketches or what type of home we wanted, we started collecting images. Lots of images. The photos below are nothing like what we’re ultimately going to have (sigh), but I found inspiration in these shots.
I love the mix of old and new together. That will be our challenge – to build a new house with with the character of a lived in space.
Take a look at some of these incredible homes:
I also love traditional brownstones, particularly after living in New York. Here’s a shot that just makes me happy.
Plus another with a neat contemporary twist.