October ABODE! In this month’s issue…

Photo: Katherine Kane Photo: Katherine Kane

The October issue of Abode is on stands now… Here’s what you’ll find inside this month.

This month’s featured house:

Photo: Virginia Hamrick
Photo: Virginia Hamrick

The low-key farmhouse

Wanting to preserve the look of a historic farmhouse without the upkeep of an older home, these homeowners in Free Union turned to 2H Design/Builders, who combined a stucco exterior with traditional touches like a standing-seam metal roof and plenty of porch space.

This month’s featured landscape:

Photo: Katherine Kane
Photo: Katherine Kane

A vision in bloom

Prior to buying a farm with her husband in 1990, Katherine Kane had done very little gardening, but that didn’t stop her from creating a welcoming eight-acre landscape—traditional ”rooms” of roses, rhododendrons and azaleas (among many others).

This month’s featured kitchen:

Photo: Virginia Hamrick
Photo: Virginia Hamrick

All in the family

Longtime friends (and clients) of architect Karen Turner, Joel and Betty Loving knew they’d want her to handle the kitchen remodel of their 1860 farmhouse. “The kitchen needed to have a seamless connection between the house and the landscape,” says Turner.

Posted In:     Abode,Magazines


Previous Post

The low-key farmhouse: Building a country place that doesn’t ask for much

Next Post

All in the family: Architect Anne Gibson Mark helms her father’s business

Our comments system is designed to foster a lively debate of ideas, offer a forum for the exchange of ad hoc information, and solicit honest, respectful feedback about the work we do. We’re glad you’re participating. Here are a few simple rules to follow, which should be relatively straightforward.

1) Don’t call people names or accuse them of things you cannot support.
2) Don’t direct foul language, racial slurs, or offensive terms at other commenters or our staff.
3) Don’t use the discussion on our site for commercial (or shameless personal) promotion.

We reserve the right to remove posts and ban commenters who violate any of the rules listed above, or the spirit of the discussion. We’re trying to create a safe space for a wide range of people to express themselves, and we believe that goal can only be achieved through thoughtful, sensitive editorial control.

If you have questions or comments about our policies or about a specific post, please send an e-mail to editor@c-ville.com.

Leave a Reply

Notify of