“Total Transformation” Hamlin Lake Cabin Featured in Michigan BLUE Magazine

Thank you to Michigan BLUE Magazine for featuring our Hamlin Lake Cabin project!

“It seems the stars were aligned for a remote location near Ludington to accommodate a sophisticated structure that reaches out to the environment in all directions. That’s where architect Ben Franceschi, with Mathison|Mathison Architects in Grand Rapids, turned a modest cabin on Hamlin Lake into a modern cottage retreat.

With any architectural design, Franceschi says the connection to the outdoors gets expanded even more fully when it’s located on a waterfront site. For this renovation, he says he values the fact that his team was able to apply solid design principles to the original footprint. “It wasn’t just about imagining a new home, but transforming the existing one,” he says.”

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