• Colonial Beach Home Exterior

    Happy Presidents’ Day from your friends at Cool Houses Daily! In honor of George Washington’s birthday, today we’re taking a tour of a circa 1710 home mere miles from where our first president was…   See the Gallery

  • Primitive Living Room

    Published 03/05/13 in Houses
    Colonial Primitive Living Room, Colonial Beach, Va

    The 2,916-square-foot residence is brimming with flawlessly restored details — hardwood floors, brick fireplaces, elegant moldings — many of which were around before Washington was born.   See the Image

  • Colonial Plantation

    Published 03/05/13 in Houses
    Colonial Plantation

    Located on a ridge overlooking the Rappahannock River, the home's 427-acre setting abounds in history.   See the Image

  • Double Interior Chimneys

    Published 03/05/13 in Houses
    Double Interior Chimneys, Colonial Beach, Va.

    This home is unique in that it has double interior chimneys on one side and double exterior on the other.   See the Image

  • Double Exterior Chimneys

    Published 03/05/13 in Houses
    Double Exterior Chimneys, Colonial Beach, Va.

    The hipped roof, dormers and paired chimneys were common in the Southern and Middle Colonies.   See the Image

  • Colonial Style

    Published 03/05/13 in Houses
    Colonial Beach Home Exterior

    On Feb. 22, 1732, the country’s first commander-in-chief was born at Pope’s Creek Estate near present-day Colonial Beach, Va. Now known as the George Washington Birthplace National Monument, the…   See the Image

  • Exterior: Modern House By Frank Lloyd Wright's Chief Draftsman

    The famous American architect's chief draftsman John Howe designed this modern home using natural elements of stone, wood, and glass to connect it to its rustic New Canaan, Connecticut location.   See the Gallery

  • Porch: Michael J. Fox Country Estate

    The actor's previously rural retreat in South Woodstock, Vermont dates back to early 19th century and boasts historic details mixed with modern luxuries.   See the Gallery

  • Home Exterior: Pound Ridge, N.Y.

    When do you think this home was built? In the middle of the 20th century, during the height of the modernist movement? That was our guess too, but it turns out this striking modern gem was…   Read the Blog

  • Food and Drink Essentials BEST DINER Moody's Diner U.S. Route 1, Waldoboro, ME 04572 Phone: 207-832-7785 No trip to Waldoboro, or Maine for that matter, is ever really complete without the…   Read the Article