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Birdseye Building Company

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name Quaker Bluff Cottage location Shelburne Farms, VT size 1,200 square feet architect/builder Birdseye Building Company landscape architect H. Keith Wagner Partnership interior designer Fleur-de-Lis green features Recycled barn board, local stone, closed-cell spray-foam insulation, radiantheated concrete floors, and a 19-kW photovoltaic array

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OPPOSITE PaGE, aBOVE, RIGHT: Birdseye Building Company designed and constructed Quaker Bluff Cottage as a contemporary piece that would fit with the aesthetic of an established 1,400-acre working farm.

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