Horse Stable Turned Cottage

The soft gray color of the house's weathered cedar shingles inspired the interior's neutral palette. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Horse Stable Exterior

The soft gray color of the house's weathered cedar shingles inspired the interior's neutral palette. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
A leather tufted ottoman and mohair on the sofas "wear like iron"—a plus considering Sam has five dogs, including Patch, the Jack Russell terrier shown here. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Living Room

A leather tufted ottoman and mohair on the sofas "wear like iron"—a plus considering Sam has five dogs, including Patch, the Jack Russell terrier shown here. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
A rustic farm table takes the place of a central island in the kitchen, giving Sam a spot for casual meals. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Kitchen

A rustic farm table takes the place of a central island in the kitchen, giving Sam a spot for casual meals. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
"I was tired of the look of white or stainless steel," says Sam about her choice of a gray farm sink. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Custom Details

"I was tired of the look of white or stainless steel," says Sam about her choice of a gray farm sink. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
An antique Welsh cupboard holds a taxidermy hen and rooster, china, art, and a collection of woven baskets. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Eclectic Decor

An antique Welsh cupboard holds a taxidermy hen and rooster, china, art, and a collection of woven baskets. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
Sam loves to collect tortoiseshell boxes from domestic sources. (Importing them is illegal.) - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Collectables

Sam loves to collect tortoiseshell boxes from domestic sources. (Importing them is illegal.) Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
The horse stalls are off the kitchen, making a daily ride part of life here. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Stable

The horse stalls are off the kitchen, making a daily ride part of life here. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
The European oak floors look old but are actually new from Bois Chamois (boischamois.com). The company distresses flooring to resemble reclaimed wood. - Laurey W. Glenn

Dining Room

The European oak floors look old but are actually new from Bois Chamois (boischamois.com). The company distresses flooring to resemble reclaimed wood. Laurey W. Glenn
Ninety yards of Gastón y Daniela's equestrian toile was paper-backed to hang as a wallcovering. The floors are painted Linen White by Benjamin Moore. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Guest Room

Ninety yards of Gastón y Daniela's equestrian toile was paper-backed to hang as a wallcovering. The floors are painted Linen White by Benjamin Moore. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
Found feathers fill Sam's late husband's silver sailing trophy. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Accent Pieces

Found feathers fill Sam's late husband's silver sailing trophy. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
A robin's egg blue in the linen curtains inspired the wall color, Silver Ash by Martin-Senour Paints. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Master Bedroom

A robin's egg blue in the linen curtains inspired the wall color, Silver Ash by Martin-Senour Paints. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
Sam and Brumby walk the road past her shingle-style home. Aiken has preserved its signature dirt roads for horse-friendly traffic. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Street View

Sam and Brumby walk the road past her shingle-style home. Aiken has preserved its signature dirt roads for horse-friendly traffic. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
Dog collectibles, including a doorknocker and tiny statues, are displayed throughout the house. - Photo: Laurey W. Glenn

Must Love Dogs

Dog collectibles, including a doorknocker and tiny statues, are displayed throughout the house. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn