The sophisticated design of this 2,900-square-foot home in the Berkshires set on 200 ft of lakefront is based on a barn which blends right in with the local environment. Designer Ritch Holben, photography Keller + Keller, images: bostonglobe.
This Lake Austin Residence takes advantage of an incredible waterfront site on Lake Austin. The lot drops steeply from a flat area (with small existing house) at the street; the new residence responds to the site by cutting into the hillside with a 12-foot-high retaining wall to form the ground floor. The upper floor [...]