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Benjamin Benschneider / The Seattle Times

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

He wants forest, she wants beach — house offers both

This spot on the northern beaches of Orcas Island has been in Louise Boone’s family since the late 1800s. The previous home here, her father’s, suffered from exposure at the top of a receding bank. The exterior of the contemporary Craftsman home, HardiePlank, reflects the colors of the water and forest. The home was built by Jonathan White of White Construction & Co.