Posts Tagged ‘closed fireplace’

Start with Something Old: Old house is renovated into a modern haven with simplistic styling

Start with Something Old: Old house is renovated into a modern haven with simplistic styling

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

This house with its dark exterior facades was designed by German company Archequipe in Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The original house was built in the 1970s and its renovation and overhaul were completed in 2013. The exterior is beautifully constructed, with geometric shapes and classical roofs. Read more


A House in the Green: Stunning views of greenery and the sea from a simplistically built house in New Zealand

A House in the Green: Stunning views of greenery and the sea from a simplistically built house in New Zealand

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

Take at look at these breath taking images, the view from this building is astonishing and is definitely a tranquil place for its owners. The unusually shaped house is located on the western end of the island Waiheke, Auckland, New Zealand and has been built amongst verdant green vegetation, lush fields and an outstanding view of the sea. Read more


Twist me Up: Delightful and contemporary house with a feature spiral staircase

Twist me Up: Delightful and contemporary house with a feature spiral staircase

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

It is very surprising to see a house of this calibre, in the middle of a busy street! But never the less, it is far more than a simple town house. Developed by FABRE/deMARIEN Architects and located in Bordeaux in France, this house has an exterior built entirely from light brown bricks and purpose built gaps to allow light to penetrate inside. Read more


A Classical Gem : Wonderful Classical American House with an immaculate interior

A Classical Gem : Wonderful Classical American House with an immaculate interior

28 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This classical American home created by Witt Construction is a true gem hidden amongst a quiet street on the coast of Maine, USA. The house itself is fairly large and has been constructed using slate and wood with a cream coloured overcoat. The beautifully shaped windows in this house are a real feature and help to add to the classical feel. Inside this house you are greeted by an immaculately decorated interior with a feeling of space and tranquillity. Read more


Hiding beneath the Rusticism : An amazing house with hidden functional and unique credentials

Hiding beneath the Rusticism : An amazing house with hidden functional and unique credentials

28 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

If you are looking for a house that has a real rustic feel and atmosphere you have found the right place. This house created by Dan Joseph Architects is situated in Montana, in the United States and is located amongst a forest between to winding creeks and an amazing four ponds! What a location to be in! Read more


Classically Constructed: Large house with elegance and classical styling

Classically Constructed: Large house with elegance and classical styling

27 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Beyond the large glistening water and the verdant green vegetation lies an outstanding wooden two-storey house. It’s classical styling with large windows and yellow stained wooden exterior creates a bright and eye-catching building. When you enter the house, the interior is reminiscent of a classical styling with neutral walls and golden furnishings and textiles; it really is an opulence that has been well discovered. Read more


Modernity on the Streets: Vertical Street House stands out amongst the crowd

Modernity on the Streets: Vertical Street House stands out amongst the crowd

25 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This very unusual house stands out like a sore thumb in this street lined with everyday houses and was created by Reza Aliabadi. The vertical house is situated in Toronto, Canada and has a total area of about 160 square meters and was created as a piece of original architecture for a couple of passionate travellers. Simple geometric lines and different coloured brick and wood make up the exterior of this property, not to mention the elongated floor to ceiling windows that create a real sense of space and depth. Read more


A Modern Add-On : Annexe amongst the trees echoes contemporary styling

A Modern Add-On : Annexe amongst the trees echoes contemporary styling

15 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

In amongst the verdant green trees and lush pastures lies a truly magnificent sight. This separate annexe is extension a modern house located in New York Bay, Wellington , New Zealand. Paul Rolfe Architects have created this using modern wood finishes on the exterior and interior of the annexe with large outward facing glass windows. The wood burner located in the middle of the living space is a center piece to the room, whilst the different layers within the floor help to create a sense of depth. Read more


A HAVEN FOR SPACE & LIGHT: Contemporary house overlooking the water with simple, yet sustainable interiors.

A HAVEN FOR SPACE & LIGHT: Contemporary house overlooking the water with simple, yet sustainable interiors.

12 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This beautifully constructed house created by FINNE architects is located on a wooded waterfront of Puget Sound and is an excellent example of a contemporary building. With 12-ft. High glass walls and large 8-ft.x8ft. sliding glass doors that open onto a raised wooden deck, the building has an abundance of light and space. The wooden and metal exterior helps to create a seamlessly modern piece of architecture which also helps to make it a sustainable building, a must have in the modern world. Read more