Dilapidated 1800s dairy barn resurrected into a stunning home in Wyoming

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“The relic itself inspired a sense of responsibility to its origins,” says JLF Design Build principal Paul Bertelli, who encouraged the antique-loving homeowners to acquire the original barn as “the ultimate antique.” And the new-old house’s eventual plan stayed true to the original with spectacular results. “This building in its existing form, with its scale and proportion, was much purer than any contemporary architectural solution…

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