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Benjamin Benschneider / The Seattle Times
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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

An elegant old place reflects a life and love of travel

The fireplace in the living room features soft earthen colors and a centerpiece scene of a medieval countryside. Tiles were hand-formed around corners, not cut. The floor is oak parquet. The chairs on either side of the fireplace are from Italy.