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Into the future

A house built just before World War II might be replete with period charm, but it’s not necessarily geared toward the...

Working with the givens

When Kelley and Steve Sobell bought their house at Bundoran Farm in 2017, they took on a project that was somewhere...

The carpet queen

Tracey Love has always had an affinity for vintage rugs. But when she started collecting them to cover the wood...

The art of subtraction

The new tasting room and event space of Potter’s Craft Cider is not “new” at all; it’s a building layered with...

Homes in a row

The third and final construction phase for the swanky C&O Row townhomes is complete, bringing to an end a...

Aging gracefully

When they set out to reimagine the Senior Center facility more than 10 years ago, the architects at local firm...

High-altitude house

The driveway is so steep it seemed like a no-go. On the day in 2009 when he first visited, “I drove up the driveway...

Starting over

Mark Graham was actually relieved when he discovered that the first floor of his house was rotting. He’d planned to...

Spiritual aesthetic

Vitae Spirits is conscious of its distilling forebears. But owner Ian Glomski has always embraced modernity when it...

Minimal modern

Mike and Isobel Sadler move every few years. They’re the third-generation owners of Charlottesville Area Builders,...