PICTURESQUE, #089 l Corolla, NC Vacation Rental Home l Picture perfect Pine Island oceanfront home featuring ocean to sound water views, 7 master suites, recreation lounge with pool table, media lounge, 2 dining areas, screened-in porch, heated pool, hot tub, sauna and private walkway to the beach. l www.CarolinaDesigns.com
Fire Island is a strip of land running 27 miles long and a quarter mile wide neighboring New York’s Long Island. Alex and Andrew Bates purchased a 1911 home constructed by Saltaire master builder Mike Coffey—one of over 100 houses that he had built in the town. “We kept our Coffey house true to the original design,” says Alex. A private boardwalk leads to a large enclosed porch (shown), which doubles as a living room with built-in window seats for lounging. External windows on both sides…
"There is literally always someone out here, from morning coffee to the middle of the night," designer Rob Southern says about the covered porch in a Long Island, New York, beach house. When the glass doors are open, it becomes an extension of the living room. A chair used in that room — Sutherland's Shadow
This Colonial house now has a welcoming, beach-style exterior thanks to HGTV's Curb Appeal. Chocolate brown shutters and white window casing accent the cool island-inspired green color while a long front porch gives the family the perfect place to lounge outdoors.