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Carol Isaak Barden House of Many Gardens 3320 University July 2014 dog
Carefully placed low windows frame garden beds. Photo by © Julie Soefer
Carol Isaak Barden House of Many Gardens 3320 University July 2014 kitchen to living room
Light and green views abound throughout the house, including the kitchen and into the living room. Photo by © Julie Soefer
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Carol Isaak Barden. Photo by © Julie Soefer
Carol Isaak Barden House of Many Gardens 3320 University July 2014 front exterior
The new construction, located at 3320 University Blvd., is on the market for $2.2 million. Photo by © Julie Soefer
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A look at "The House of Many Gardens,' Carol Isaak Barden's latest spec house. Photo by © Julie Soefer
Carol Isaak Barden House of Many Gardens 3320 University July 2014 kitchen windows
A wall of windows in the kitchen looks out to a fenced wall ready with climbing plantings to grow. Photo by © Julie Soefer
Carol Isaak Barden House of Many Gardens 3320 University July 2014 master bath
A bath in the house overlooks a private garden. Photo by © Julie Soefer
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The thoughtful use of wood is a design philosophy. Photo by © Julie Soefer