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Custom Owings Mills home is spacious and warm

Custom Owings Mills home is spacious and warm

An impressive stucco and stone, Mediterranean-inspired home exudes a dignified presence on 2 acres that back to woods in Owings Mills. With an exterior resembling a European country retreat, its three-level interior encompasses 7,520 square feet of living space.

This is exactly what Udaya Talwar and his wife, Simita, dreamed of in a design by Sunfire Custom Homes, built in August. It presents a perfect place for the couple and their two boys, 14-year old Sai and 10-year old Sanjay, to grow as a family. When they moved into their new home in December, they had far more room than in their previous Crofton residence.

"There is a large yard for the kids to play [in],"...