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Inside Vivian Howard’s Farmhouse

Take a tour of this one-of-a-kind home in Eastern North Carolina

August/September 2014

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Vivian Howard’s modern farmhouse sits nestled in a wheat field across from her childhood home in Eastern North Carolina.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Bonus Images

Howard’s extended family enjoys a summer supper on the back patio while her dog, Gracie, awaits leftovers.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Howard stands proud in her reclaimed stomping grounds.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Howard and her daughter set the table.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

The kitchen is equipped with butcher-block countertops.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

The living room of the modern farmhouse.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Homemade buttermilk lemon pie.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

A collection of butter-bean shelling pans.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Gracie relaxing on the porch.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

A bedroom in Howard’s home in Deep Run, North Carolina.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Their new bathtub (not used for making soup).

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

Owl-shaped decanters in the kitchen.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

The exterior architecture at night.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

The wheat fields that surround Howard’s farmhouse.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

The Howard family sits down for dinner on their outdoor patio.

photo: Stacey Van Berkel

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