Old meets new in this Craftsman remodel
The ground floor of the once single-story house—where she and her husband live with their daughter, Flora—is now essentially one combined kitchen, dining area, living space, and home office, with bedrooms in an upstairs addition.
Next, see the dining room before the remodel.
Design: Lillian Mitchell, Harp Ostroy Mitchell Structures, Berkeley (510/705-1061)
“I love that we can entertain with kids in the breakfast nook, and grown-ups in the dining area or living room,” says McConnell. “It works for everybody. It’s not just a grown-up house.”