The renovation of the midcentury modern at 2606 Heatherwood Drive was thoughtful, comprehensive and completed in expert fashion. You would expect no less from the current owner, who specializes in architectural design.
The stylish update begins outdoors. Just beyond an impressively large tree and past twin plant beds, the turquoise front door pops against the light exterior; the door includes frosted glass that creatively displays the house number.
Step inside to an entryway with formal dining to the left. You’ll immediately notice the artistic light fixture, one of many mixed-metal custom designs throughout the home. On the opposite side of an art display wall, you’ll find an open-concept gourmet kitchen with a large waterfall center island that can easily seat five; there is a separate breakfast area as well. Across from the island is the high-end range with a sleek vent hood, flanked by two large rectangular windows that let in natural light and create a balancing effect. Underneath it all sits 12 deep drawers to hide gadgets, in keeping with the kitchen’s clean lines. The large adjacent living area includes a real-wood fireplace and looks to the outdoors.
“The two incredible outdoor areas are totally separate,” says listing agent Kimberly Ashmore, a senior vice president with Allie Beth Allman & Associates. “One is a Zen garden that can