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Johnston Home

John Marshall Custom Homes recently completed a Kenny Craft designed home in downtown Davidson.  Featuring 3 bedrooms, a finished basement, and a garage with a studio apartment, this home is another example of excellent infill construction.  The home will be both Energy Star and LEED certified. The interior design was done by Mary Alice Mitchell […]

Our Pocket Neighborhood is Taking Shape!

As spring (hopefully) rolls around, our pocket neighborhood in the heart of downtown Davidson, NC is beginning to take shape.  We’ve just completed our 3rd home, a beautiful craftsman style bungalow, have a 4th home under construction and are getting ready to start 5 new homes over the next few weeks. Located on Delburg Street, […]

Walkability – Why It Matters

I really feel that we are on the cusp of something special in the pocket neighborhood we are developing in downtown Davidson, and this month’s issue of Builder Magazine reinforces what I and my customers have known for some time: walkability matters.  Not only walkability, but also good design and opportunities for building community. You […]

A Taste of New England

John Marshall Custom Homes recently completed a house in downtown Davidson for a couple who originally hails from New England.  When we took a summer vacation to Maine last year, the inspiration for this home was evident:  it seemed that every home had white clapboard siding with a narrow exposure.   In addition to real […]

New Photos of James Alexander Way in Davidson

We recently engaged Megan White to take photos of our personal home on James Alexander Way in downtown Davidson.  Jody Kurtz of Kathryn Lilly Interiors has spent the past several months helping my wife Melissa decorate the home. The results speak for themselves.  The colors work well together, and the home is not only beautiful, […]

Davidson’s First Pocket Neighborhood

John Marshall Custom Homes is creating Davidson’s first pocket neighborhood, featuring historically inspired cottage homes, lots of green space and great proximity to downtown Davidson.  Pocket neighborhoods are unique communities that have been very successful across the country, and we are proud to be the first such community in not only Davidson but all of […]