darryl carter does it again- this time it is a country home in pennsylvania, photographed for elle decor by simon upton. darryl’s vision of white, our delight- my kind of country life!

the 4000 square foot home, built in the 1940’s, embodies both modernity and tradition- just like darryl! what i like most about the house is that it is a place airily washed in white and unfussy, also the owner says, “it’s a place where good things happen!”

carter worked to honor the houses good bones but of course added his signature elements- 19th century antiques, eclectic art, reclaimed wood accents, wing chairs, swing arm lamps with black shades, lots of books and everything perfectly and artfully arranged- another darryl triumph! see some previous ones here, here and here- as you can see i’m a fan!

i’m also a fan of white, as well as, casual, comfortable and chic interiors- that’s why i’m a fan of darryl’s! now i’m a fan of country life!

let good things happen! enjoy!

the office area in the attic- chic country life!

the living room- artfully arranged furniture, eclectic art, black accents- darryl carter signatures!

where books are, good things happen!

the family room- mostly white, 19th century antiques, wing chair- i'm a fan!

the dining room- i love the settee pulled near table and the tall lamps!

another view of the dining room- the black floors make a statement!

the kitchen

the breakfast area- notice the skylights in which custom-made window pane frames were added to diffuse natural light- love this idea!

the master bedroom- the perfect combination of modern and traditional!

antique chinoiserie chest made into a sink with carrara marble top added in guest bath

staircase of reclaimed wood leading to attic

the guest room in the attic- casual, comfortable and chic!

the attic guest bath

the guest room- white with lot's of books! really all you need- my kind of country life!


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