Whenever I see a builder incorporating old-house details into new construction, I want to cheer. This one in Ocean City, for example, was inspired by the classic turn-of-the-century vacation homes on the Jersey Shore. It was built by Buck Custom Homes and is on the market for $2.799 million.
The house is close to the beach, which is always a plus in my book. According to the listing: “The three story, 5000+ square foot home blends modern convenience and traditional style into the perfect beach house, truly a fine setting to create family memories.”
The dining room looks black in these photos, but the designer tells me it’s actually a dark brown:
The glass doorknobs remind me of the ones we had in our old house when I was growing up:
There are 6 bedrooms and 6.5 baths. I love little round turret rooms like this one:
Christine Droney of Show & Sell Home Staging decorated the house, and she’s the one who told me about it (thanks, Christine!).
Another New House Built to Look Old: