Built-Ins Lend Flexibility
J.A.S. returned to augment the stage-one built-ins, adding the captain's bed and adjacent desk upstairs and a novel Murphy bed-desk downstairs, which turned an early-20th-century bedroom into a 21st-century flex room. "We share it," says Monica, and Anders elaborates: During the day it's Monica's design lab, and come evening it's a quiet place for Anders to plunk down his laptop. "I can actually work there," he says. "I pull up a chair and I'm up and running."
Shown: Fold up the guest bed into its cabinet and latch it in place, and a flip-up desk beneath a magnetic blackboard is at the ready.