Photo Credit: Architects Nathanael Dorent and Lily Jencks
Although there are some updated elements, the structure still sits within the original stones of the farmhouse, and is topped by a pitched roof similar to the one that would have sheltered the old Scottish house.
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The barn-like skeleton of the farmhouse was carefully preserved—the design team say that its charms are what made the structure worth reinventing.
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