Home Renovation Turning Old Small House into Beautiful Family Home

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Comfortable living room furnishings and glass wall design enhancing bright and modern home interiors


This home renovation project turned a small old house into a beautiful, functional and spacious home for a family. The Walloon Lake House is located on the scenic shore of the lake in the north-west part of Michigan, USA.

The old family owned summer home called Windemere on Walloon Lake, is located near Petoskey, Michigan, where as a four-year-old Ernest Hemingway learned from his father to hunt, fish and camp in the woods and lakes of Northern Michigan. Spectacular surroundings and his early experiences in nature instilled a passion for outdoor adventure and living in remote or isolated areas.

Perfect for enjoying summer time, the modern house design features gorgeous rooms with nice views of the lake and offers a fantastic retreat for summer vacations and weekend getaways. The modern house design has evolved from a small old house. This creative home renovations project turned the old building into wonderful, comfortable and bright accommodations for the whole family.

Famous old home renovation project

Modern house design, living room with wooden ceiling and natural stone fireplace
Modern house exterior and backyard landscaping
Spectacular lake view

The home renovation project saved the antique structure. The layout has been changed, and modern interior design is open and airy now, matching modern lifestyle and latest trends.

The site features a sloping hill that leads to the lake, inviting to enjoy the beautiful scenery which makes this place so famous. Built of natural stone and wood, the modern house design blends bright and stylish home interiors with the nature.

Comfortable living room furnishings and glass wall design enhancing bright and modern home interiors

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  by Ena Russ   


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