The Mill River barn has been completed. We first saw this Neo-Victorian barn home under construction early last year summer. Since then it has been completed and the homeowners have moved in. At 1,764 square feet, this small Yankee Barn neither lives nor feels small. The Mill River Barn is a reconfiguration of The Bennington Carriage House to a...
I’m admittedly a fan of all things French so it won’t come as much of a surprise that the post & beam home featured here is one of my personal favorites. It’s actually two post & beam structures built at different times as the family and their home grew. No matter, the look of relaxed elegance that typifies “French Provincial” is found in every room of this home. From the colors and textures, to the wood finishes and period pieces, this home oozes Oo-la-la!!!
Once inside your eye immediately travels to the tell-tale signs of French Provincial: the whitewashed walls, the unfinished antique posts & beams and the striking splashes of vibrantly rich colors that draw you in.
Every corner of this home carries the rustic yet refined elegance of French color and texture.
Standing in the kitchen and dining areas you’d swear you were in the south of France!
The feast for the eyes does not end on the first floor; the upstairs bedrooms are a sight to behold.
Even the outdoor porch gets in on the act.
Now maybe you understand why this is absolutely one of my favorite homes in the French Provincial style!!