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Meadowland

Back to (controlled) nature on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

James van Sweden, FASLA, envisioned a house set back from water and floating above a meadow. This was to be his weekend getaway. What he didn't want was lawns. He considers them unnatural and uninteresting and much too dependent on upkeep, polluting chemicals, and wasteful irrigation.

Thanks to Jeffrey Lofton

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