Courtney Coelho

At Home in the Barn

All exposed beams and shiplap, you'll want to call this barn home, too.

During the barn’s restoration, next to nothing on the building’s facade was changed. The original barn doors were kept in place and now slide closed when guests are in the inn to give the de Pinhos privacy. Photography by Nat Rea. Time for Change It’s often said that less is more. But the adage doesn’t ring true for Michael and…

One Wild Garden

Cheetahs, a mountain lion and a hippo family found a home in Newport.

A cheeky gnome or perfectly posed woodland creature can be a reliable way to break up an otherwise green landscape with a playful touch. But a singular figurine plopped down amongst a bed of flowers is one thing. Taming a menagerie of life-sized animal sculptures so they come together in an 8,000-square-foot garden off Bellevue Avenue in Newport is another matter entirely.