Posts Tagged ‘closed fireplace’

Barn of Beauty: Renovated barn is now a modern and contemporary house for the owners

Barn of Beauty: Renovated barn is now a modern and contemporary house for the owners

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

This old barn is a conversion created by Maxwan architects. It has a wonderfully spacious plot of about 2 acres with beautiful scenery. The architects were asked to help create the dream home for the owners which consisted of a large living room and kitchen where you could relax, entertain friends and organise wine tasting events for their clients. The barn was in a rather dismal state before the renovation, with small windows and falling brickwork, it was not a habitable abode. Read more


Stability in Seattle: Compact and affordable house has warm and inviting feel

Stability in Seattle: Compact and affordable house has warm and inviting feel

13 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

The purpose of this building was to create an affordable living space for the densely populated area of Seattle in the United States whilst maintaining a high level of stability in its construction. Its compact appearance, wooden and corrugated metal facades and large square windows make this house a wonderful mixture of industrial and modern styling. Read more


As Natural as Nature: Modern house situated on rolling hills is a natural delight for any family

As Natural as Nature: Modern house situated on rolling hills is a natural delight for any family

11 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern family house is located on the outskirts of Ljubljana in Slovenia and is situated on beautiful rolling hills with lush green vegetation. The house was created by Multiplan Arhitekti, and has been build with a fantastic combination of glass, metal, raw concrete and a large amount of wooden panelling. Inside, the living room of house has large floor to ceiling windows and a sliding glass door that lead out onto balcony. Read more


Modern, Modern Manor on the Lake

Modern, Modern Manor on the Lake

6 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

It can be quite difficult to visualize the interior of home without actually seeing it. In the case of this modern lakeside manor designed by Artistic Design and Construction, the demure, restrained exterior design actually helps to highlight what is inside of the home. A winding gravel filled driveway stops at the front staircase, where a two story manor has been built next to a lake. A few tropical palms give the home shade, while traces of the water can be found all around. Read more


Warm & Cosy: House is located a stone’s throw away from Lake Minnetoka and has beautiful interiors

Warm & Cosy: House is located a stone’s throw away from Lake Minnetoka and has beautiful interiors

31 January, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This cosy wooden house, created by Eskuche Design, located on a beautiful plot, is just a stone throw away from Lake Minnetoka in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Its wooden cosy exterior makes the house look inviting and warm and the floor to ceiling windows allow light to penetrate deep into the houses interior. One of the great features of this house is the sliding glass doors, which erase the boundaries between the inside of the house and the outside, whilst being able to gaze upon the glistening waters. Read more


Not including the Cows : Beautiful farmhouse has been revamped with modern styling to create a character house full of personality

Not including the Cows : Beautiful farmhouse has been revamped with modern styling to create a character house full of personality

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

This old farmhouse situated near Brussels in Belgium has been placed in a blender and mixed with modern styling by Studio Farris. The house is located in a agricultural area of the city and has a wonderfully charming and friendly feel. Keeping many of its original features, it stands proud with discoloured bricks and creeping plants, yet has a large window near the front of the house, very common with modern design. Read more


Panoramic Pictures: Modern three-storey house with a panoramic view of San Francisco

Panoramic Pictures: Modern three-storey house with a panoramic view of San Francisco

28 January, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This stunning three storey house is located in San Francisco, California, USA and was designed by a local architectural company called Upscale Construction. The house is sat on a plot far above the level of the city which gives the house a tremendous panoramic view of the hustle and bustle of life in San Francisco. The exterior has gorgeous black facades, with white trimmed whites and a protruding roof. Read more


Towering Pretty: Stunning tower house is epitome of modern construction with a homely interior

Towering Pretty: Stunning tower house is epitome of modern construction with a homely interior

27 January, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This towering building is reminiscent of industrial and modern styling with its metal and wooden facades and stacked volumes. The house was designed by Spore Design and is located in Seattle, Washington, USA. It has lovely views of every window in the house and has a relaxing balcony and driveway. Having floor to ceiling windows in the living room, allows a lot of light to enter into the property, giving it an airy, yet spacious feel. Read more


Pretty in Aspen: Beautiful house has great views of a mountain range with modern touches

Pretty in Aspen: Beautiful house has great views of a mountain range with modern touches

27 January, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This stunning house is located in Aspen, Coloradio, USA and was designed by Studio B Architects. The backdrop is incredible and supplies the house with a view of the mountain ranges. If we take a look at the outside of the house, it has white facades with slatted wooden panelling and large floor to ceiling windows and doors leading out of the house onto the balcony. Read more


Step into the Clouds: Roof terrace is a beautiful space to sit and gaze at the passing clouds

Step into the Clouds: Roof terrace is a beautiful space to sit and gaze at the passing clouds

27 January, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Designed by Brandon Architects, this contemporary house is full of personality and luxury with a gorgeous roof terrace and wonderful, exotic vegetation. There is a variety of different panelling on the exterior of this house, white facades with wooden slat detailing and black facades with floor to ceiling windows. This two-storey house displays an attractive symmetry with its equal walls and floors, and a lovely balcony. Read more