Designers William Diamond and Anthony Baratta made structural changes to the home, adding a front porch with built-in benches and antique carriage lanterns. http://www.veranda.com/room-decorating/cape-cod-summer-house-0608?click=main_sr#slide-3 Ideas, Built In Bench, Back Doors, Built Ins, Front Doors, Back Porches, House, Porches Benches, Front Porches
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Very cool built in bench...makes a handy nook to put on shoes, etc. The seat is attached by heavy chains to the walls - so it can be put up and out of the way when you want to use the space for the tree - or want more room when needed for gatherings....great idea. The pad stays on the bench and room for it is allowed by the extensions from the wall.