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Lakeside New Hampshire Estate
December 9, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaPhotography by Carolyn Abell HodgesThis home was presented to a lucky young bride as a wedding gift in 1903, according to listing...
newport luxury condo
November 13, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaPhotos courtesy of Lila Delman Real EstateThere is a tendency, in this space, to cover single-family residences—the grander...
Judy Blume Martha's Vineyard Cottage
October 14, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaHow can it be that this charming Martha’s Vineyard home is still on the market? Its current owners (beloved YA author Judy...
exterior shingle style roxbury ct
September 18, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaThere are so many lovely homes in Roxbury, Connecticut, it’s hard to call out any one of them as special, but this one ...
sherborn estate
August 20, 2014
On the Market
Looking for a hideaway, but one not too far off the beaten path? This may be it.  Constructed of stone and stucco in transitional/contemporary...
renee zellwener pompret
July 23, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaThe Cotton Tavern, a circa 1770 Colonial farmhouse in northeastern Connecticut, represents all that is beautiful and iconic about...
jamiaca plain italianate mansion
June 26, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaHands down, this is one of the most imaginative restorations we’ve seen in a very long time. The Jamaica Plain property&rsquo...
klemm real estate litchfield ct
May 29, 2014
On the Market
By Maria LaPianaWith a name that calls to mind a serene and dreamy place, Windsong is a country home inspired by all that is simple, natural and...