Our Feature in Canada's STYLE AT HOME magazine: A Period Home Gets a Refined Makeover...
Updated: Dec 15, 2018
With its modern muted palette and eclectic mix of styles and finishes, this classical old home proves sophistication is all in the details. Once in a while, hitting the refresh button on a period home pays off, creating a sublime one for a new era. Such was the case when Boston-based designer Lisa Tharp transformed a circa-1830 New England governor’s summer house into a contemporary year-round home for a young family.
“The homeowners wanted to write their own story here and create a casual comfortable gathering place for family and friends, just as the governor had done more than a century ago,” says Lisa of the 6,300-square-foot five-bedroom Greek Revival house.