This rustic living area includes lake views and a stone fireplace.

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Living Area With Lake Views and Stone Fireplace

"We took our cues from the strong stone and wood tones," Kays says of this space with the focal-point lake views. For example, she chose rattan chairs in a gray wash, children's chairs in teak and a "rusty" coffee table, all of which lend to the soothing atmosphere.