…A second home allows for a more casual layout of rooms, yet this lakefront getaway was never intended to be a modest cottage. Interiors marry the best aspects of a contemporary plan where Georgia's thoughtful furniture placement spells out individual functions that cordially stretch out with a welcoming intimacy and a sense of balance.
To capture a warmth and refinement appropriate for a year-round retreat, the color palette takes a decided turn towards browns, warm yellows, creams and just a hint of blue for a calming respite and consistency throughout.
A mix of linens and natural textures blends with an array of rich woods, including heart pine ceilings and dark walnut floors for a layering of rich finishes. A limestone hearth anchors the living area. The dining table with its prominent barrel chandelier hangs front and center as the touchstone of the open space that's really all about the view.