The 2022 Southern Living Idea House

The Idea House is designed to inspire with the very latest in home innovation, coastal design, local artisan details and outdoor living. There’s over 4,000 sq ft of ideas, art, appliances, sumptuous furniture, tile, and tiny details; you have to see the Idea House to get the full experience.

This home is a one of a kind gathering place that inspires relaxation; featured in the October 2022 edition of Southern Living magazine. This bespoke modern harbor home offers the very best of life on the coast: modern, warm, and with inviting outdoor living space. 

“There’s never been a more exciting time for home design, and this year’s Idea House reflects the ideas and innovations that are changing the way we live. It all adds up to a beautiful home that’s designed to inspire,” – Sid Evans, Editor in Chief of Southern Living

TOUR the Southern Living Idea House in the award-winning community of River Dunes. River Dunes is a vibrant coastal community near Oriental, NC with 14 miles of shoreline on the Pamlico Sound, New River & ICW.

“A sanctuary on the waterfront, River Dunes is the perfect place for this year’s Idea House – a family-friendly destination with gorgeous scenery and a community that holds the standards of the Southern Living brand,” – Dierdre Finnegan, VP, Publisher of Southern Living.

Meet the Team:

For this year’s home, Southern Living called on the ultimate Southern dream team to bring their vision to life: interior designer Charlotte Lucas from Charlotte, North Carolina; builder Jordan Maroules of SLD Custom Homes from Morehead City, North Carolina; and architect William Court of the Court Atkins Group from Bluffton, South Carolina.

The 2022 Idea House is open for tours in Oriental, North Carolina, set in the scenic waterfront village of River Dunes, a Southern Living-and Coastal Living-inspired community. 

Southern Living has been creating signature custom homes that celebrate life in the South for over 30 years, each reflecting their take on the style, comfort, and innovation of the times. 

Idea House 2022: Southern Living presents the 2022 Idea House at River Dunes

River Dunes Realty, Inc is a Listing Agent for this residence. For more information on the property offering, please click here.