Posts Tagged ‘closed fireplace’

Cuddled by Cedars: Modern home has a lovely backdrop of Cedar trees and amazing views of the bay

Cuddled by Cedars: Modern home has a lovely backdrop of Cedar trees and amazing views of the bay

26 May, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Located around 35 miles north of San Francisco, this modern house is located on a steep hillside and is surrounded by a grove of magnificent cedars. The house was designed as a place to relax and sit and enjoy great views of the surrounding countryside. The exterior is very modern in structure thanks to its protruding volumes, and concrete walls. Read more

Through the Palms: Flawless house has magnificent views of the ocean and luxury furniture throughout

Through the Palms: Flawless house has magnificent views of the ocean and luxury furniture throughout

21 November, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Surrounded by exotic palm trees and with stunning views of the ocean, this gorgeous house located just off the beach in North Vancouver, Canada is a wonderful re-treat. It was designed by Californian architectural firm Schmidt Architecture and is luxurious, sophisticate and very peaceful. As you walk into the main living area, you are greeted by a huge double height ceiling complete with large windows spanning the entire height of the external wall that look out onto the clear blue seas. Read more

Wonder in Wood: Amazing three-storey house oozes charm and homely styling

Wonder in Wood: Amazing three-storey house oozes charm and homely styling

16 October, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Sat between tall trees and tasting the clouds in the sky, this three-storey house is located in a wonderful woodland area in California, USA and oozes naturalistic style. The house was designed and managed by Mount Lincoln Construction, and is a mix of classical and modern styles that fuse together to create a truly stunning home. The exterior is made predominantly of wood which helps the structure to blend into its surroundings more effectively. Read more

Walk into the Grey: Brown and beige exterior has a dark hidden secret

Walk into the Grey: Brown and beige exterior has a dark hidden secret

26 September, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With its brown and taupe coloured exterior, beige bricks, dark brown window frames and brown tinted windows, this house has some serious sixties styling. From a distance the colour of the exterior really lulls you into a false sense of security as this house is really not what it seems. The structure of the house is very modern, with square geometrical shapes and large windows, yet its styling is from a different era. Read more

The Connection of Two Worlds: Modern home’s interesting design helps to connect the inside with the outside

The Connection of Two Worlds: Modern home’s interesting design helps to connect the inside with the outside

12 September, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Like many of the modern homes that are designed and created in this day and age, this wonderful, yet slightly unusual house consists of interwoven panels that help to create interaction between open spaces and small intimate spaces inside and outside of the house. The exterior has been designed with wooden panelled facades and large metal structures that are bent at different angles to create a dynamic and dramatic look. Under the floating roof at the rear of the house are outdoor seating areas on both the ground and first floor of the house. Read more

Wonderful Woodland: House stands proud and tall amongst the trees in a dense forest

Wonderful Woodland: House stands proud and tall amongst the trees in a dense forest

30 August, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Nestled in the depths of a dense woodland area, surrounded by an abundance of exotic looking trees and bright green shrubbery, this impressive house looks at one with nature and blends in well to its surroundings thanks to its wooden exterior. The two storey house pictured in this article is located in a Forest in East Hampton, USA and was created and designed by Robert Young Architecture and Interiors. Read more

Amazing Austria: Perfectly positioned house has stunning views of the Alps

Amazing Austria: Perfectly positioned house has stunning views of the Alps

29 August, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With a stunning and quite frankly outstanding backdrop, this incredible home is situated in the most perfect place imaginable. Sat at the very foot of the Alps, this modern and very geometric home has panoramic views of the towering mountains and the misty air. The owners of the property wanted to create a contemporary home that combines working and living areas. The very clean cut angles that a evident on the external part of the property stand out well against the rugged textures of the background, yet mimic its rustic appearance with grey and white stone facades. Read more

Black & Red: Modern home with an abundance of white, has red and white features that brings the space alive

Black & Red: Modern home with an abundance of white, has red and white features that brings the space alive

20 August, 2014  |  House Interior  |  No Comments

As soon as you walk into this house, you are met with a bright and airy space that just oozes pure modernity and sophistication. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, this house was designed by JW Construction and consists of a spacious kitchen and dining area, living room, dining room with closed fireplace, a bedroom and a bathroom. The whole house has been designed with a modern style and has a large amount of white throughout the whole space. Read more

White Excellence: Modern home is sleek and stylish in crystal white

White Excellence: Modern home is sleek and stylish in crystal white

18 August, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This huge house with an impressive exterior and interior design was completed by Boswell Construction and is located in the state of California. With a rather impressive 650 square meters of total area, this house has enough space for its owners and more! The exterior has flush white and neutral stone facades with an abundance of large windows that allow a tremendous amount of light into the whole house. Read more

In the Midst of the Majestic Mountains: Small ex-military house has been transformed into a luxury re-treat with stunning views

In the Midst of the Majestic Mountains: Small ex-military house has been transformed into a luxury re-treat with stunning views

15 August, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Looking out to the immense mountains in the distance, with the mist swirling around your feet, you are met by a small chalet perfectly positioned in view of the surrounding landscape. Designers at Ralph Germann Architectes turned this former military building located in Sion, Switzerland, into an amazing country house in the shadow of the mountains. Before the renovation, the exterior was classic and very useable, but the interior was a complete mess and had to be stripped back completed again. Read more