The living room of a home in Long Island’s Locust Valley — whose foundation dates to 1668 and whose exterior echoes that of George Washington’s Mount Vernon — may be a riot of color and chintz, but it’s a riot that feels just right.
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Room of the Day ~ A Waterford chandelier graces the front parlor, above a table draped with a circa-1850 paisley shawl; the armchair in the right foreground is George II, and the carpet was found on a trip to Cappadocia, Turkey. 10.6.2013