Not so long ago, we presented the cedar shingle chalet by architect Elizabeth Roberts based in Brooklyn in the 1850s in Bellport, Long Island (the discreet alternative of the Hamptons where and Isabella Rossellini spend their week -ends). Our favorite feature? The armored windy porch, overlooking the pool and equipped with elements that are easy to reproduce.
Here is a guide (and see the full room here):
See the full house tour here:
Elizabeth Roberts Home: The Architect’s Own Beach House in Bellport, NY
And take a look at another favorite Bellport home here:
A colonial house in Bellport with an unusual style of the French designer C. S. Valentin