The house merges indoors with outdoors. On her front terrace, antiques dealer Jeannette Whitson designed a Charleston-inspired secret garden enclosed by pear trees espaliered on a trellis. An arched window adds architectural interest.
what I like: it's cool but it might be a little greenhouse-hippy for what we have in mind. "The greenhouse at Sirius Ecovillage uses solar exposure, a shared wall with a house, and thermal mass to stay warm in the winter.