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Camp Boxwoods

An updated ranch house in the Victorian town of Madison, Georgia

Written by Candace Ord Manroe
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    Furniture: Boxwoods Gardens and Gifts, 404/233-3400.

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    Chandelier; coffee table; sofa; club chairs; accessories: owner’s collection.
    Rug (designed by Randy Korando): Myers Carpet, myerscarpet.com.
    Pillows; round table and chairs; lamps: Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Striped fabric on chair seats: Schumacher, 800/332-3384, trade only.
    Drapery (custom); cushion fabric on window seat: Jim Thompson Thai Silk, 800/262-0336 trade only.

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    Chest; chairs flanking chest; sconces; lamp: Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.

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    Dining table: I & JL Antiques, London, 011 44 207 736 4141, brownantiques.com.
    Chairs; chandelier; candelabra; carousel horse; mantels; mirror over mantel; buffet table; lamps: owner’s collection.
    Dinnerware: Boxwoods Gardens and Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Paint: custom.

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    Also in the dining room: All of the low-slung ranch house’s ceilings were vaulted in the public rooms to create a sense of more space. Wainscoting, a transomed door, and an octagonal window were added to enhance the re-creation of the house to Victorian-style architecture.

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    Transferware; stained glass: owner’s collection.
    Buffet; lighting: Boxwoods Gardens and Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Paint: custom.

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    Cabinetry; range hood (custom, designed by Randy Korando): owner’s collection.
    Island table; stool; chandelier: Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Range: FiveStar, 800/553-7704.
    Refrigerator (GE Monogram): GE Appliances, 800/626-2000.
    Dishwasher: Bosch, 800/866-2022.
    Icemaker: KitchenAid, 800/422-1230.
    Dinnerware: Boxwoods Gardens and Gifts, 404/233-3400.

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    Furniture, fabrics, accessories: owner’s collection.
    Flooring: pine, with “Special Walnut’’ finish by Minwax,800/523-9299.
    Animal-print pillow; chandelier; chest: Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Drapery: custom.
    Drapery valance: Chelsea House Inc., 704/867-5926.

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    Vanity; chandelier; window cornice; perfume fountain: owner’s collection.
    Console; towel rack; light above vanity; drapery hardware; accessories: Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.
    Window drapery: Pottery Barn, 800/922-5507.
    Drapery across from vanity: English Home, 011 44 207 384-3020, englishhome.com.
    Drapery trim: Schumacher, 800/332-3384, trade only.

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    Mirror; daybed; wicker furniture; lamp; terrarium (German laboratory jar): owner’s collection.
    Brackets flanking mirror; magazine rack; hanging lantern; pedestals; bedspread; fern-patterned pillows; plaid pillows; bolster pillow; rug (crafted of wood): Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.

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    Mirror; daybed; wicker furniture; lamp; terrarium (German laboratory jar): owner’s collection.
    Brackets flanking mirror; magazine rack; hanging lantern; pedestals; bedspread; fern-patterned pillows; plaid pillows; bolster pillow; rug (crafted of wood): Boxwoods Gardens & Gifts, 404/233-3400.

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  • The Sidecar, price available upon request from Moore & Giles [1-800-737-0169]

    This beautifully crafted bar cart, The Sidecar by Moore and Giles, is a great way to store liquor, glassware, bar tools, and anything else needed to complete your own miniature bar. The cart, made of Virginia black walnut, birch, leather, aluminum, and brass, is wheeled to make sure the party can travel with you. Perfect for drink-lovers without the space for a full bar.