Smith Property Portland Oregon
Retreat Into Nature – Firepit Patio & Waterfall Get Facelift
We know you’ll enjoy this property, steeped in history but also transformed into an inviting outdoor living space. The combination of its historical significance, lush plant life, and well-maintained landscape creates a captivating atmosphere.
Built in 1905, the home is a testament to the architectural heritage of the past, representing a slice of history within the Hillside neighborhood in Portland. Its inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places solidifies its importance in preserving the cultural heritage of the area.
The property’s rich collection of plants, shrubs, and trees showcases the homeowner’s dedication to maintaining a vibrant and flourishing outdoor environment. The addition of an outdoor kitchen and dining patio demonstrates the desire to integrate modern conveniences with the beauty of nature. Perfect for socializing and enjoying meals al fresco, it provides a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living.
The attention to detail is evident in the decision to enhance the waterfall/pond area and incorporate a pergola with an awning. This firepit patio adds aesthetic value but also practicality while entertaining guests come rain or come shine. The waterfall/pond is a soothing and calming element, paired with the firepit . . . promoting relaxation.
Various destinations within the property create spaces that cater to different preferences. Whether one seeks solitude or a spot for conversations and unwinding, there are a variety of settings for various moods and occasions.
In sum, the family property is a harmonious blend of historical significance, natural beauty, and well-designed outdoor spaces. It serves as a retreat where one can immerse in nature, with a serene backdrop for relaxation, socializing, and rejuvenation.
Smith Property – 2023
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