5 years ago robert jamieson and his spouse tami did what a lot of city dwellers sw they'll never do. they purchased a unadorned area within the suburbs. robert an architect and the director of store gn at er anthropologie & tami a visual director at anthropologie had relocated philadelphia from brooklyn ny a couple of years in advance & have been having a look a downtown loft. t whats up looked for an urban e that they might trans & customize.
"we seemed for a long time & past lofts & townhouses within the town we looked at the abnormal abandoned warehouse & " says robert. but among listings in dangerous neighborhoods and dear but poorly accomplished renovations they never overed their clean -slate loft. they improved their outdoor the city & overed the homes of robert mcelroy a gner who had built a variety of homes in the place from the 1950s the seventies. the houses characteristic open plans and many omit lush greenery.
the property they ended up ping for sits on the most sensible of a unadorned with timber surrounding it on three facets. the 1968 house had by no means been made over and used to be the fixer-upper they had been on the lookout for. "we by no means noticed ourselves within the suburbs but this house is in reality what brought us there " robert says. "we see it as an exquisite escape from urban lifestyles.
" midcentury kitchen through studiorobert jamieson after: the home remodel was wrapped up remaining fall with being final area finished. they put in all-new cabinets tearing out darkish & putting place white ones en n kitchen. soapstone counters and new chrome steel appliances pair nicely carrara marble flooring. got rid of upper on peninsula moved variability there create a more fluid paintings e so whoever is cooking may engage people sitting at bar.
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