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Designer Cyndie Seely gives us a tour of the Spring Island, South Carolina, retreat she devised for a Boston-based family inspired by traditional British country homes.

"The living room, the kitchen, and the dining area are all open to each other. I chose a large worktable to divide the kitchen and the living area.

14 Examples Of British Houses With Contemporary Extensions // A traditional stone house got a contemporary extension built from glass windows and black steel that created a modern dining area still connected to the rest of the stone home.

14 Examples Of British Houses With Contemporary Extensions // A traditional stone house got a contemporary extension built from glass windows and black steel that created a modern dining area still connected to the rest of the stone home.

This house in rural England was designed by British architect Lucy Marston to reference old English farmhouses and features red brickwork, a steep gabled profile and a corner chimney

House in England designed by Lucy Marston to reference old English farmhouses. It features red brickwork, a steep gable and a corner chimney.

14 Examples Of British Houses With Contemporary Extensions // The thatched roof on this cottage may not be the most modern material, but the glass box extension is.

14 Examples Of British Houses With Contemporary Extensions // The thatched roof on this cottage may not be the most modern material, but the glass box extension helps modernize this traditional British home.

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12 Modern House with Black Exteriors: The facade of Corpo Santo House designed by Rui Cerqueira Barros blends in a bit of the traditional with the window gate design, making for a nice compromise on a city street in Portugal.