On the Boards - Custom Home in the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
Located in the Shenandoah Valley, this custom home is designed to take in the sweeping views of the valley and surrounding Blue Ridge and Massanutten Mountains. The exterior will use locally sourced stone, a standing seam metal roof, and a simple gable roof form to echo the vernacular farm houses in the area while offering an open floor plan on the main floor, a large front porch, and rear terraces that step down to a swimming pool and pool house. The second floor master suite includes an covered porch with a fireplace to watch sunsets, and a home office with an attic library. Two additional second floor bedrooms and a guest apartment over the garage and will allow children and grandchildren to enjoy extended stays in the country.