They also kept hallways throughout the house to a minimum, which meant less wasted space. From the kitchen you can see into the family room and foyer.
The walls of the house are cypress, eliminating the need for drywall. And the salvaged beams used in the kitchen hood, front door, and across the fireplace are at least 100 years old and were reclaimed from an old warehouse.
Small children’s chairs with woven seats and painted backs are a welcoming nod to little visitors.