The Stanwood Estate Barn

The beautiful, old barn on this Topsfield estate was at risk of being demolished. Before approaching Mathew Cummings, the homeowner had met with several architects about the structure, and they had all told her that it needed to be torn down. Thankfully, for the sake of the barn and the owner, Cummings Architects has a long and distinguished history of preserving some of the oldest timber framed homes and barns in the U.S.
Once the homeowner realized that the barn was not only salvageable, but could be transformed into a new living space that was as utilitarian as it was stunning, the design ideas began flowing fast. In the end, the design came together in a way that met all the family’s needs with all the warmth and style you’d expect in such a venerable, old building.
On the ground level of this 200-year old structure, a garage offers ample room for three cars, including one loaded up with kids and groceries. Just off the garage is the mudroom – a large but quaint space with an exposed wood ceiling, custom-built seat with period detailing, and a powder room. The vanity in the powder room features a vanity that was built using salvaged wood and reclaimed bluestone sourced right on the property.
Original, exposed timbers frame an expansive, two-story family room that leads, through classic French doors, to a new deck adjacent to the large, open backyard. On the second floor, salvaged barn doors lead to the master suite which features a bright bedroom and bath as well as a custom walk-in closet with his and hers areas separated by a black walnut island. In the master bath, hand-beaded boards surround a claw-foot tub, the perfect place to relax after a long day.
In addition, the newly restored and renovated barn features a mid-level exercise studio and a children’s playroom that connects to the main house.
From a derelict relic that was slated for demolition to a warmly inviting and beautifully utilitarian living space, this barn has undergone an almost magical transformation to become a beautiful addition and asset to this stately home.

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chickon
chickon se ha añadido esto a Compiled Ideas 22 de octubre de 2020

I like the high windows, which let in light without being able to see inside.

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MYRA CLAY se ha añadido esto a Elements of Design 14 de octubre de 2020

This is a large closet, an example of a large space.

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Mary se ha añadido esto a Master Closet 6 de agosto de 2020

The island concept in this one with two sets of drawers on each side. But I want the top drawer not as deep and then bottom drawers deeper. I want the island to be walnut with a clear coat finish and a lighter whitish counter top. Not super picky on the counter top material, just something that looks nice and not cheep and is durable

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Susan Wheeler se ha añadido esto a Pole Barn Home Ideas 26 de julio de 2020

Obviously way to big for a closet but I like that it has multifunctional open shelves and windows.

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