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What I love about being an Architect (Part 2)

Front Facade

Being an Architect has many satisfying aspects, but one of my favorites is being able to see your vision for a space become real before your eyes.  On a recent trip to Boston, I had the chance to see the very first house I designed: a custom residence for my Mom.  Completed over 20 years earlier, Mom and her husband  still love living in the spaces we crafted together.

Sudbury-patio copy
Rear Porch

The exterior is in the “Tudor Style” with a stone base course and “half-timber” and plaster walls giving the house a natural and timeless feel.  Its nice to see it with all the landscape looking lush (it can often take years before the landscape looks like what the design team envisioned)

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