Montclair Magazine May 2022 - Page 22

AT HOME WITH NATURE
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AT HOME WITH NATURE
( Clockwise from above ) In late afternoon , the house is lit from within . Custom metal stairs outside the family room lead to elevated seating at rooftop level , providing an excellent view of the city ; to the left , aretaining wall , one of five sets on the property , offers privacy 10 feet below Mountainside Park Terrace . A landscaper has installed screening on the wall below so vines can cover it , continuing the greenery planted in the extended , bluestone topped wall next to the metal railing beyond the family room . At far right , the primary bedroom is one of three bedrooms on the same floor , with an additional one on the lower level . A sliding door allows the homeowners to step directly onto the patio for some fresh air . ■
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