Home on the Chesapeake


Terri & Guy


Eastern Shore Shingle-style


On the Wye River, MD

Project Overview

This impeccable, Eastern Shore Shingle-style home overlooks the picturesque Wye River, a 16.3-mile-long tributary of the Chesapeake Bay, on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. The house incorporates many elements of the Eastern Shore Shingle Style, including an asymmetrical design with steep gables and ample use of shingles on the ridges creating an esthetic of rustic informality. American Cedar & Millwork sales representative Randy Wolf has a close and decades-long relationship with the builder, Pilli Custom Homes, and provided the product expertise and materials, including Marvin windows and doors, Signature exterior doors, Nichiha siding, and Trustile interior doors. The Architecture & Interior Design was provided by Cathy Purple Cherry, AIA, CAS, LEED AP, principal of Purple Cherry Architects; Ashley Babaian, associate; Annie Kersey, interior designer, Purple Cherry Architects, Annapolis, Maryland. The builder was Pilli Custom Homes, Millersville, Maryland. Landscape Architecture was designed by Kevin Campion, ASLA, principal, and Nick Ries, senior associate, Campion Hruby Landscape Architects, Annapolis, Maryland.


Professional Profile

Guy Pilli
About Us

Pilli Custom Homes believe the longevity of their business speaks for itself. Their success has bred confidence and expertise, and they’re always willing to learn new skills and adapt to changing environments. They cling to the time-honored values established by John Pilli, Sr., who believed in honesty, integrity, accuracy, and quality. They’re simple traditions but embracing them has helped their business to thrive. Their greatest satisfaction is turning client relationships into friendships. At Pilli Custom Homes, their mission is simple: "We strive to form lasting partnerships by offering our clients unmatched quality, transparency and service as together, we honor their investment of a lifetime, building a one-of-a-kind custom home."

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