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‘Honoring history’ with original finishes in

‘Honoring history’ with original discount fake michael kors finishes in Corona Heights

As far back as 20 years ago, would walk past a Victorian in Corona Heights and play the “what if” game. What if I lived there? What if I had the chance to make it my own?Three years ago, he realized his ambition and moved into 4087 17th St., a two bedroom with a south facing garden. Dentils, a shingled frieze and pilasters flanking the front door draw eyes to the canary yellow facade. Besides their curb appeal, those architectural elements hint at the period details permeating the interior of the 1,945 square foot home. “From a house built in 1885. I can’t take all the credit. Previous owners of this home did a tremendous job honoring its history.”Lee purchased the home during a renovation and continued with the update. The home itself showed well during his walk throughs, he said, but the furniture and color schemes felt dated and uninspiring.”The kitchen had this very grandmother ish feeling,” he said. “The stone counters were not the problem. The walls were this Pepto Bismol pink.”Lee opted for a neutral gray tinged with hints of navy for the eat in kitchen, which offers a center island and stainless steel appliances. Just off the kitchen an alcove with windows on three sides begs to be a breakfast nook. Brilliant white wainscoting with coffered paneling wraps around the room, and stylish buttresses support the alcove’s trim.Built in speakers pump sound michael kors outlet store into the kitchen and the room features one of the home’s Cyber Monday michael kors handbags three fireplaces.Dual sets of French doors off the kitchen connect to a deck Lee replica michael kors relied on over the years to bond with his neighbors.”There have been plenty of times where we passed cocktails to one another over the rails or passed along herbs,” buy black friday michael kors he said. “Whomever buys this home has wonderful neighbors on either side.”Lee has experiences building houses and readily admits the process tests patience and resolve. This project, however, was basically problem free, he said.”The worst thing about it was the dust,” he said. “No matter how much you tape off and cover dust still gets everywhere. On the furniture, in the drawers.”Hardwood pocket doors seal the dining room off from a living room with an original chandelier and wallpaper.The lower level houses a 14 foot by 18 foot master bedroom with a walk in closet. Display cabinets and a marble shower with built in bench finish the lower level’s full bathroom.A family room at the rear of the lower level connects to the laundry room and opens to a brick patio with south facing garden.”I believe it’s about 10 degrees hotter in the backyard than it is in the city because it gets all day sun and from the color of the home,” Lee said. “I have done very well back here growing herbs, tomatoes and lemons.”.