Best home in the Midwest – according to the National Association of Home Builders…

Feb 13, 2017  |   Sherrick

Home of the Week – NAHB

North Arm Retreat, of Orono, Minn., is a Best in American Living Award Platinum winner for One-of-a-Kind Custom or Spec Home 6,001 – 8,000 square feet. It’s also our Home of the Week!

Home Design

The cottage-style Craftsman exterior with cedar-shake siding, rustic, reclaimed barn timbers and handmade cement tiles and countertops add unique architectural accents to this home.

Gorgeously crafted warehouse style doors open to a climate-controlled wine room. A Marvin bi-folding door with Phantom Screen opens the sunroom to the outdoors.

This five-bedroom, six-bath home also features white-oak hardwood floors and lofted ladders in the children’s suites. Other amenities include a 566- square-foot art studio, boathouse with cantilevered deck and a three-car garage. Read more…

Judges’ Comments: “Nice big windows…for a traditional house it’s all decked out with contemporary on the inside | The roof pulls it together well. Love the white rooms with black doors and trim.”

Architect/Designer | Alexander Design Group
Builder | Stonewood, LLC
Interior Designer | Studio M Interiors
Photography | Spacecrafting

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