Born by the sea raised in the country. Dreaming of living down south and spending my days listening to country music at the local bar not far from my farmhouse with a wrap around porch.

Southern Living Idea House at Fontanel | Historical Concepts, Phoebe Howard

Southern Living's Idea House at Fontanel: Farmhouse Chic

Another way to add shiplap Front door idea. Seen at the 2013 Southern Living Idea House in Nashville, decorated by Phoebe Howard. Via My Interior Life.

Scott Shrader

"A lovely vignette of the exterior, attributed to Scott Shrader. I love the asymmetrical placement of the boxwoods, and the way in which the trees and steel window reflect in the pool." Shared by Things That Inspire

black door

I find white houses with black front doors and herringbone pattern brick porches/walkways quite charming & classic! - I love the clean lines and simplicity of the portico