Developments/Lee Ann Carter

ROSE DHU CREEK PLANTATION Harkening¬†back to an easier way of life, Rose Dhu Creek Plantation reminds you of lazy summer afternoons spent rocking on Grandmother’s front porch, shaded by grand live oaks, their branches draped with lacy Spanish moss gently swaying in the warm breeze. Photography: Ted Borg and Jay Vaughan. For many Lowcountry areas, the building boom of the 90’s has begun a shift from clear cutting large land tracts and building homes within mere feet of one another, to a more environmentally responsible plan of development. And nowhere along the South Carolina coast is that more evident than … Continue reading Developments/Lee Ann Carter

South Carolina Home “Quiet Elegance” November-December 2001

  Winner of the Charleston Trident Homebuilder’s Association 1997 Prism Award for Best Resort Home, the Cowart residence is very symmetrical. Farris Cowart of Osprey Construction Company, the builder of the home, was involved in every detail.¬† Seabrook Island, a setting of beauty and serenity. Farris and Jackie Cowart have certainly captured the essence of the island as well as incorporating their own ideas and tastes into a home than can best be described as “quietly elegant.” Hidden from the main road behind a natural screen of wax myrtles, magnolias, live oaks, oleanders and ligustrums; ¬†positioned as if the building … Continue reading South Carolina Home “Quiet Elegance” November-December 2001