julie and francois levy transformed a run-down 1904 teach depot into a unadorned family home the use of a unadorned judicious mixture of traditional and brand new components. it ine "brand new in its scale & openness but conventional in its development detailing and materials " says levy. "it ation an overly welcoming home filled with family heirlooms from france items from ikea and little items of salvaged shabby sublime that got caught in our nets. " at a glance who s right here: francois & julie levy & their youngsters olivier (15 years vintage) chloe (13 ) and eliane (9 ) location: guadalupe community of east austin texas measurement: 2 000 sq.
feet; four 2 francois_before exterior a of: the station was once in pretty negative shape while circle of relatives bought it. "as far as we all know train built round 1904 most likely even decade later. after moved property teach aficionado approached us and shared just one-sheet set working drawings for construction from " levy says. "in 1986 it now not use railroad sold town granger $10 if they'd transfer off rail line.
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"one weekend i took children up dallas see julie later joined through foreshadowing what come says francois levy. "we drove house combination alongside similar path stopping on houses she had spied along way train. none them reality bore shut scrutiny but texas noticed that depot were about block tracks. ".
Floor. tours , eclectic homes , before and afters. sleeping in a unadorned train station isn t normally an enviable affair except it ation a unadorned remodeled 4-bed room good looks stuffed with circle of relatives heirlooms.