Philadelphia Inquirer, June 2010

Dining room with table made from beams from demolished barnGeoff and Saundra Shepard live in a magnificent Arts and Crafts-style home in Rose Valley, a meticulous restoration that captured the cover of Old House Journal and garnered an award from the Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia earlier this year.

Looking at the house now, with its elegant formal gardens (also restored) and picturesque terra cotta tile roof, it is hard to imagine what a sorry mess the place was when they bought it.

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