June 2, 2015 Deck House

Deck Houses in West Virginia, Reston

Deck House West Virginia

Here are a few Deck Houses to help you enjoy the summer weather. This 1978 version in the Canaan Valley in West Virginia. The owners are currently looking for interested buyers. The three bedroom/two bath home is located on nearly six acres in Old Timberline, a unique gated community of 456 single family properties encircling a wildlife and wetlands conservancy. It is a private residential area and designated wildlife sanctuary.  Two canoeing lakes and four groomed trails are at the center of this 3,300 acre community of mostly two to five-plus acre home sites.  The community is surrounded by preservation lands. For additional information, you can view the owners’ site here or contact them via e-mail at dr39cvwva@yahoo.com.

Deck House inside

Soaring wood ceilings and large stone fireplace in the living room.

Old Timberline community

Here are two located in Reston that back up to the lakes in the area. This 1978 house that backs to Lake Thoreau is listed for $1.25 million while this one built in 1988 on Lake Newport is listed for $1.545 million.

Deck House, Inc. was founded in 1959 by William Berkes, a pioneer in post and beam building systems. The Deck House typically featured post and beam construction with exposed Douglas fir beams and tongue-and-groove vaulted ceilings.