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Houzz Austin house home plantation
This 1800s-era plantation home was completely renovated. Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
The entire process, from design to completion, took between five and six years. Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
Even minor touches and furnishings were chosen to reflect the era. Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
New additions to the house, like the living room, coordinate with the historic home Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
The team researched the home's rich history to restore its former glory. Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
Also new is an outdoor patio between the main house and guest house. Photo courtesy of VOH Architects, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
Before: The grove of 100-year-old live oak trees was protected during renovation. Photo courtesy of Volz & Associates, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
Before: A HABS photo from 1936 helped the team recreate this marbelized and stenciled fireplace. Photo courtesy of Volz & Associates, Houzz
Houzz Austin house home plantation
Before: The house suffered from extensive water damage. Photo courtesy of Volz & Associates, Houzz