Jan 16, 2015
House tour: Converted heritage schoolhouse
Old Deacon SchoolhouseSource: Donna Griffith Credits: Style at Home
Nestled into eight acres of bucolic countryside, the Old Deacon Schoolhouse is a well-preserved example of a typical rural Ontario schoolhouse.
Environmental design inspirationSource: Donna Griffith Credits: Style at Home
Although the schoolhouse isn't designated a heritage building, Janet was determined to design the interior with an environmentally aware decor approach that respected its history.
Brick exteriorSource: Donna Griffith Credits: Style at Home
Janet with her two boxers, Marco and Benny, on the steps of the schoolhouse. Many bricks on the home's exterior have children's initials etched into them.