Decorating & Design

August 31, 2016

This Spectacular Country House Masters The Use Of Color

At one point or another, all of us have fantasized about escaping to the country to lead a simpler life. Husband-and-wife Peter Pennoyer and Katie Ridder made that dream a reality when they purchased a six-and-a-half acre plot in the pastoral Millbrook, New York. Unfortunately, the house on the property was an asbestos-ridden 1960s ranch, the landscape was overgrown and rocky and the “pond” was more of a smelly bog. As an architect and interior designer, respectively, the couple were just the people to tackle the challenge of bringing the space back to life.

In their forthcoming book, A House In The Country, they chronicle the design journey and show off the final product of their hard work. Click through for an exclusive sneak peek!