Like many Kais Custom Builders projects, this new Fairfield, Conn., residence involved more than just a house. The 6-acre site also holds a separate garage structure, a pool, and a horse barn. Architect: Mark P. Finlay Architects, Southport, Conn.
Completed in 2003, this New Canaan, Conn., house represented something of a step up for Kais. At more than 17,000 square feet, it placed his company among the select few builders at the top of its market.