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Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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be liberally sprinkled with examples of Shingle Style. Consider at least two or three that come especially well recommended before making your final selection. Finding a nicely situated lot in Wellesley or Weston may offer seri- ous challenges, of course, but there's more than one way to solve that problem. Think about having a seaside vacation home designed to suit your tastes. So many seekers after the grail of domestic comfort have taken the latter path that the phrase "Coastal Architecture" has become synonymous with Shingle Style. Livability Topping the list for Shingle Style is its livability. All sorts of design pos- sibilities present themselves, from cozy inglenooks nestled beside tiled fireplaces to expansive family rooms and private guest wings. Once built, Shingle Style asks no more than that you exercise your personal taste just about any way you like. Interior furnishings can range from the fresh and uncluttered to the muted colors favored by so 46 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | s u m m e r 2 0 1 5 A B O V E : C O U R T E S Y O F J A C O B L I L L E Y A R C H I T E C T S , I N C . / P H O T O B Y G R E G P R E M R U Shingle Style C O U R T E S Y O F J A N G L E Y S T E E N A R C H I T E C T S , I N C . / P H O T O B Y J O H A N S E N K R A U S E

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