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Swan Creek Cottage

Swan Creek Cottage

This two-bedroom cottage was designed as a weekend getaway for a couple looking to escape their urban week. This 40+ acre site has allowed them to explore a new bee-keeping hobby and is a perfect setting for shooting sports. One of the design goals was to develop a maintenance free retreat that would allow the owners to enjoy their time on the creek without have to worry about typical maintenance concerns. By incorporating a standing-seam metal roof, aluminum clad windows, brick veneer and pvc-based fascia and soffit boards, this house is built to last and provide a maintenance-free...

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Roaring Gap Pool House

Roaring Gap Pool House

This pool house was the third project we completed on this property. It was a culmination of several years of ideas and evolution that ultimately resulted in a two-story solution providing a family-friendly pool pavilion on the main level and a new master suite with an unbelievable view on the second floor. Both levels have sixteen-foot sliding glass doors that allow the occupants to feel connected to the outdoor environment while enjoying their summer house in Roaring Gap Club.

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Mountain Retreat in the Works

Just finishing up design development on this retirement residence in High Meadows Country Club. With Roaring Gap’s temperate climate, we’ve chosen sustainable, low-maintenance, materials such as cypress lap siding, cypress board and batten siding and natural stone veneers. Interior renderings and more details to come…

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Golden Road Vineyard’s First Harvest

Golden Road Vineyards is seeing their first harvest this week from vines planted in April of 2011. The vineyard is doing very well and so are the owners. I don’t know whether or not the architect is on the list to recieve a bottle from their first vintage, but I’m formally making a request. Working with Bill and Sue Harmon to develop a plan that suited their needs,  fit into the landscape of their property and created views like this was a pleasure. We’re glad to have Bill and Sue as a part of our community in Elkin and look forward to the growing success of Golden Road...

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