Take a tour with Martha of her previous Connecticut home, Turkey Hill.
The front door was painted green at one time.
Little by little, the farmland took on a more designed appearance -- the pool was walled in, as seen here in the snow; the roadside was protected by a beautiful stone wall; and many of the trees and shrubs, steel trellises, and tuteurs were added for symmetry and to establish an axis of vision for the four-acre property.
Andy and I originally concentrated on creating a large kitchen with a dining area; the sycamore wood for the cupboards came from Massachusetts, and I found the pot rack at a tag sale -- a nearly identical picture was the opening spread of my 1982 book, "Entertaining."
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