This expansive new build was designed to be cozy and welcoming |

When the owners of this traditional four bedroom Massachusetts home commissioned the build, their directive to their architect and interior designers was that it should feel like a comfortable apartment.

Despite its generous size, the couple were downsizing from a significantly larger and more formal home, and it was important that their new house thoughtfully reinterpreted the key elements – comfort, functionality and use of space – so that it still felt like “them”.