In New Light

When the owners of this tucked-away cottage moved in decades ago, there was no honeymoon phase between the family and their new home. Increasingly disenchanted with its dark feel and lack of space, they began to regret their decision. “I was sorry that we’d ever sold our other house,” says the homeowner. Ultimately, though, they decided to give the home a second chance, breathing new life into it with extensive additions that provided the extra space they desired for their family of six.