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from the practical appliances and elegant touches, the kitchen is decorated with charming mementos giving it a homey feel. One can see why this is Pam’s favorite room in the house, being a great gathering place for family and friends, and even enough space to house the “little helpers.” A hallway off the dining area houses two bedrooms and a hall bathroom. The first bedroom has a simplistic but charming feel to it, with two twin four-poster beds adorned with colorful quilts. The light toned tongue and groove ceiling found here and throughout the rest of the home give it a mountain character that is hard to surpass. The master bedroom is a relaxed space in shades of blue with two comfortable sitting chairs resting on either side of the bed. Off to one side, a section of the room houses a large walk-in closet and spacious a bathroom with a luxurious steam shower, long vanity, and a beautiful circular mirror reminiscent of a wreath. An adjacent door conveniently hides a small laundry room with attractive antique-style cupboards coated in a distressed olive green. It’s the little personal touches that give a home character, and the enchanting child’s play area

under the staircase is one such touch. One may have to look hard to catch it, but this secret hideout is a fantasy for young children. It’s outfitted with a pint-sized desk, ironing board, kitchen set, and a number of toys. The stairs themselves are a very exceptional aspect of D-Coy’s Nest. Custombuilt using old tobacco barn timber, this staircase has a very natural appeal, lined with books and wooden vases and adorned with classic iron spindles. At the top of the steps rests a small sitting area with pretty couches in soft tones of pink and green. A view to the living room below provides a better angle from which to inspect the beautiful woodwork on the cathedral ceiling. A third bedroom boasts a large bed with muted colors and shares a Jack and Jill style bathroom. The fourth bedroom has a very feminine feel with white furniture and soft bedding. The bassinet and rocking chair remind one of an endearing nursery perfect for those new 76• www.HighCountryHomeMagazine.com

High Country Home Spring 2012  

High Country Home Spring 2012