Candlewood Post & Beam: Energy Star Certified


Candlewood Post & Beam: Energy Star Certified2018-08-08T13:14:51+00:00

Project Description

This is a four bedroom, five and one-half bath weekend and vacation home built on a waterfront site overlooking Lake Candlewood.  Cathedral ceilings with exposed post & beam framing, tongue & groove pine ceilings, random-width white oak floors, and locally-sourced stone for the fireplace and chimney in the living room. There is a large deck and screened porch overlooking the lake.

Special Features:

  • Open concept layout
  • Fir post and beam framing
  • 8” pine tongue & groove ceilings
  • Random-width white oak floors
  • Fireplace and chimney built by Irish mason with local field stone
  • Custom kitchen cabinetry
  • Master bedroom with en suite bath
  • Three guest bedrooms with en suite baths
  • White cedar shingle siding
  • Red cedar exterior trim
  • Architectural asphalt roof shingles with metal accent roofs
  • Extensive stone walls and landscaping

Green Building Approaches:

  • Open concept layout
  • Fir post and beam framing
  • 8” pine tongue & groove ceilings
  • Random-width white oak floors
  • Fireplace and chimney built by Irish mason with local field stone
  • Custom kitchen cabinetry
  • Master bedroom with en suite bath
  • Three guest bedrooms with en suite baths
  • White cedar shingle siding
  • Red cedar exterior trim
  • Architectural asphalt roof shingles with metal accent roofs
  • Extensive stone walls and landscaping

Project Details

Certifications:

  • Energy Star

Project Year:

2016

HERS Score:

49

Type of Home:

Traditional shingle post & beam

City:

New Milford

State:

Connecticut

County:

Litchfield

Project Size:

4,534sf finished