SUMMER SETTING. The classic semicircular veranda shown with white wicker furniture, coupled with a sage green wood floor that was completely redone during the six-month renovation project before the Gores moved in. Pictured also is the new pergola that leads to the pool installed by the Quayles during their stay. Number One Observatory Circle, the official home and residence of the Vice President of the United States. (Photographer: Oberto Gili). Text credit: Charles Denyer.