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Log & Timber Home Living Magazine
A custom timber home in North Carolina epitomizes the American dream for one New Zealand couple.
“My clients wanted me to design a home with a sense of Old World style and craftsmanship, but sensitive to a mountain vernacular architecture,” says Wertheim. “They desired an open floor plan with outdoor living space to take advantage of mountain views.” The site that Wertheim found for his clients is idyllic — set in the Mt. Mitchell foothills, the sloped property affords breathtaking views of both the Blue Ridge Mountains and the lights of downtown Asheville.