A gravel courtyard on the back terrace defines the outdoor living room. Crape myrtles form a "ceiling" over the furniture: a Provence sofa and chairs from Restoration Hardware, an antique garden urn transformed into a coffee table.
Accents of nautical brass were paired with cerused oak cabinetry for a casual elegance in a Jersey shore house. The Silestone counters have a leather finish. The concrete-topped island is painted in Benjamin Moore's Turquoise Haze.