Midwood – Home on the Hudson

images from Martha Stewart Living

This is one of my favorite Spreads from Martha Stewart Living Magazine, The house is affectionately called ‘Camp Midwood’ by its owner and her often visiting grandchildren. Built in 1888 the house is located on 87 acres in Columbia County on the Hudson river. Midwood has a warm, casual and inviting style that has long stayed in my mind as ideal for a family summer retreat. Little details really make the house seem thoughtful, like the mirror on the porch so you are surrounded by the view on all sides, the floor to ceiling bulletin board on the second floor landing that holds an informal history of the house, the beautiful mural panels in the bedroom, and the way the warm tones in the antique rug draped on the hall table picks up the fall maple branches…