many of us dream of having a unadorned outdoor shed or studio spend time in. annie mennes' outdoor escape came in the of a dilapidated horse barn on her property in new york's hudson valley. "as an architect i beloved it " she says. mennes who runs her own structure firm from home preferred the barn's historical past and noticed its potential as a unadorned site for place of work e and visitor quarters.
though her plan renovate the barn became a whole rebuild due the development' ine structural problems mennes was once ready re-create what had attracted her the barn in the first place. "it used to be such a c ing size and shape " she says. "we wanted honor the ve cular that's here on the site. " outbuildings , home offices , barn homes.
an architect in the big apple's hudson valley bridges earlier & provide with a country gn for a piece e and a den.