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Rochester Magazine, February 2016

Patrick and Jennifer Solomon weren’t even looking for a house.

“We’d been spending weekends visiting friends in Bristol Harbor, boating and jet-skiing, and we fell in love with the lake, ” says Patrick, a lawyer and founding partner of Thomas & Solomon LLP.  “A friend sent me the listing, texting, ‘I found your house, ‘ ”

That friend must have known the couple well.  When Jennifer, a teacher at Fairport at the time, had thought about second homes, she envisioned a beach house; Patrick wanted a ski lodge. The home’s location would suit both of them – right on Canandaigua Lake and an eight minute drive to Bristol Mountain.

But there was a catch…..

Article by Stacey Freed / Photos by Park Avenue Photography

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