Southern Living in Jacksonville, Fla.

This custom-built home offers classic Southern style – from the columned entrance to the covered back patio – with lots of modern updates.

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Photo By: ERA Davis & Linn

Home Exterior

A brick pathway leads to the graceful columned entryway of this home.

Family Room

A brick fireplace, built-in cabinetry and crown molding add charm to the family room.

Kitchen

Florida-based company Bennett’s Custom Cabinets designed the kitchen’s custom cabinetry, which pairs beautifully with a brick range hood. The room also has two ovens, a steamer and a spacious island.

Breakfast Area

The cozy breakfast area is perfect for casual meals, or for curling up with a good book in the window seat.

Living Room

A coffered ceiling dresses up the cheerful living room, which overlooks the backyard.

Dining Room

Floral wallpaper and crisp white wainscoting liven up the dining room. A recess in the wall provides just enough room for a buffet table.

Half Bathroom

Bold wallpaper and a painted vanity lend elegance to the half bathroom.

Owner’s Suite

The large master suite comes with walk-in closets.

Owner’s Bathroom

The master bathroom has both a tub and a walk-in shower.

Covered Patio

Escape from the Florida sun on this shaded brick patio overlooking the pool.

Pool

A classic brick patio borders the self-cleaning pool.

Garden Gate

Lush greenery climbs over the gate leading to the backyard.

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