HGTV Dream Home 2013: Great Room Pictures

Twelve-foot vaulted ceilings and walls of glass define the home's central gathering space, where all focus is placed on spectacular marsh views.

Two 150-pound gates, sourced at an architectural salvage store in Charleston, provide an intriguing focal point that complements tailored, straightforward interiors. \"It was a story of scale, trying to find something very interesting, very bold for the fireplace,\" says interior designer Linda Woodrum. \"And they just were perfect.\"

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