March 20, 2019
Mystic Lake Overlook
"Before we retained Patrick Ahearn Architect, we knew from their reputation and precedent projects that they offered only the highest quality design service. After working together and seeing their creativity transform an old home in a tricky location into a masterpiece by a lake, we have a whole new level of appreciation for what they have done and that we will spend the rest of our lives admiring."- Homeowners
Expanded with two new wings, the house today contains airy spaces that seamlessly flow. The foyer, for example, now boasts clear views to the back of the house, a new covered porch, and the yard behind. It also features a restored, newly triple-height grand staircase with barley-twist millwork that reappears around the home.
"They hit nearly every item on each of our wish lists and added some remarkable showpiece—but smartly understated—features that take our breath away each night we return from work. This is clearly very special and why their firm has become what it is today."- Homeowners
The central spine leads to a parlor, a library, a sitting room, and a study. At the rear, a farmhouse-style kitchen opens to a dining and living area and the covered porch. The master suite above features a beamed cathedral ceiling, while an inglenook serves as a private oasis. French doors throughout provide light and views.