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Above: Dark floor tiles contrast the lighter marble on the shower stall, grounding the space visually. The designer chose pale green paint for the walls to draw all the tones in the room together. Right: An exterior porch on the corner of the house was appropriated to create the large master suite. The tub sits in the reclaimed area now. The plan shows the generous scale of the shower within the bathroom. 104 search | save | share at The other end of the porch was remodeled into a bright, sunny bedroom, complete with an adjoining walk-in closet. “We wanted to tie the bathroom to the era of the home, which was built in 1909, but with a more modern sensibility,” says Nelson. “To achieve this, we repeated traditional millwork profiles from other areas, and included a green accent tile above the