A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
The Floating Farmhouse’s semitransparent addition has a roofline that matches the pitch of the original 1820s farmhouse. A porch, tucked under the side eaves, is cantilevered over a stream that runs through the property. Ikea loungers are illuminated from the interior by commercial gymnasium lights repurposed as pendant lamps.
Givone considers his pizza-cooking technique in front of the custom built wood-fired oven
A salvaged 19th-century soaking tub wrapped in stainless steel is topped by Hudson Reed faucets