Modern Dogtrot Home
Modest in scale and rooted in the history of the Lowcountry, it is an architectural style that reflects the quiet lifestyle the Coles envisioned for themselves in South Carolina. It’s a classic design, updated with all the provisions for modern-day living.
Decking and stairs: Regular E4E S4S; ipedecking.com.
Floor stain: Australian Timber Oil in Natural (3400); cabotstain.com.
Folding doors: Multi-panel Bi-folding Doors in Alaskan Yellow Cedar with Mahogany Stain; dynamicwindows.com.
Hanging lantern: Montgomery (FCD9139CI); troy-lighting.com.
Architects: Jane and Michael Frederick, Frederick + Frederick Architects, Beaufort, SC; f-farchitects.com.
Interior designer: Michele Wood, Fine Furniture Galleries, Bluffton, SC, and Palmetto Bluff, SC; finefurnituregalleries.com.
Builder: Bay 10 Ventures, Inc., Hilton Head Island, SC; bay10ventures.com.
Landscape architect: Verdant Enterprises LLC, Walterboro, SC; verdantenterprises.com.
Wall paint (unless otherwise noted): White Dove (OC-17); benjaminmoore.com.
Flooring: heart pine from Knoxville, TN; volunteerlumber.com.
Millwork and windows: custom, Alaskan Yellow Cedar with Mahogany Stain; dynamicwindows.com.
Interior doors: custom; marshlandmillworks.com.
Table: CA-T602ZOLEW table in Antique Oak finish; englishmansfurniture.com.
Chairs: 90 Small Box Pleat Parsons Chair in Top Sider Fabric in Natural; shopfourseasonsfurniture.com.
Large painting on wall: by West Fraser; helenafoxfineart.com.
Painted chest: 4150 Chest; polidordesign.com.
Cabinetry, island, and hutch: custom; marshlandmillworks.com.
Countertops: Calacata Gold marble; distinctivegraniteandmarble.com.
Island hardware: 1¼" Octagon Crystal knob (CAL-M994) by Cal Crystal (calcrystalusa.com); mightyknobs.com.
Range: CornuFé 110 in Black; lacornueusa.com.
The cabinetry color (gray with a slight brown wash) reads differently as the light changes throughout the day, ranging from light gray to green to sky blue.
Light fixtures: Edison Collection Pendant Light No. 19 in Old Bronze finish; hudsonvalleylighting.com.
Refrigerator: 36" French Door Freestanding Bottom Freezer; dacor.com.
Cabinetry paint: custom blend of Fieldstone (1558) and Gray Owl (2137-60); benjaminmoore.com.
Cabinetry hardware: Oval Knob in Barcelona (A1560-BARC); alnoinc.com.
Sink: Shaws Original 1½ Bowl Fireclay Apron Kitchen Sink; rohlhome.com.
Faucet: Pillar with Ascot Handle; sigmafaucet.com.
The fireplace mantel in the central hallway is a piece of reclaimed cherry found by the builder. The painting on the mantel is by South Carolina artist Linda Rorer.
Wall paint: Oyster Shell (43YY78/053) by Glidden (glidden.com); homedepot.com.
Trim paint: Snowy Egret (PWN-50); behr.com.
Fans: The Windpointe Five Blade Series, antique finish wide oval woven bamboo blades; fanimation.com.
Planter by sofa: vintage kettle, similar items available from Sunshine Hardscape, Landscape & Nursery; 843/757-7256.