Whenever I come back to high (snowy, cold!) country from South Carolina, I have dreams of a low (sunny, balmy!) country home with a porch like this...Doesn't it look comfortable and cool for a hot day? Look at those welcoming chaises. Aaaahhh. These rooms in the home and the pool area are pretty great, too...This home, on John's Island, SC, is the dream retreat of Dutch born empty-nesters Gee and Nico van Vliet. Read more here.
Photos by Peter Frank Edwards for Charleston Magazine.