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The term “dream home” is one of those phrases that can lose effect with overuse. But for builder Richard Livingston and his wife, Janet, a sprawling French-country style home on a quiet cul-de-sac in Green Spring Valley is just that, and a professional showcase, too. It was while affiliated with …

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In a bachelor pad floating high above Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, fantastic abstract works by the likes of Picasso and Chagall hang beside floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning views of downtown. Wide-open spaces, including a vast great room with three seating areas, and an inviting kitchen, are filled with sleek furnishings and …

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When Kathleen Jeschke of The Purple Door first saw the sunny alcove off the living room, she knew it needed a piano. From there, she envisioned the spacious living room around it as a casually elegant space where the homeowners could entertain not only guests, but themselves. “The house didn’t …

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Power Play The Cordish Company creates its own space in the landmark Power Plant complex. Navigating a dark, grated catwalk as it snaked beside monumental smokestacks some 100 feet above the ground, the designers and architects who redesigned the upper reaches of the landmark Power Plant for The Cordish Company …

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Leslie Tunney reaches for the Windex and scrubs away at an already gleaming granite island in her kitchen, with apologies that she hasn’t cleaned up yet since breakfast an hour ago. A quick glance in the sink reveals no dishes; a peek around the floor under the stools, nary a …

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