An eco-friendly old-fashioned-style front porch required almost no new materials. The owners found two old half-round choir lofts and pieced them together. The “witch’s hat” peaked ceiling is a characteristic of Queen Anne architecture, which the remodeled ranch house emulates.
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.