Posts Tagged ‘home library’

Elongate the Eclectic: Thin house has some very extensive style

Elongate the Eclectic: Thin house has some very extensive style

24 June, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This long and relatively thin residence embodies the lifestyle of Southern California. It brings together the house, garden and pool in such a way that the barriers between them are almost seamless; a real connection with the indoors and the outdoors. The exterior has been made of rather beautiful light olive coloured façades, with lots of windows to add interest and more importantly, to add light into the interior. Read more

Five Volumes of Fantasy: House with five volumes, has beautifully styling and dreamy interior designs

Five Volumes of Fantasy: House with five volumes, has beautifully styling and dreamy interior designs

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

Built on an existing U-shaped foundation, this new residence has a staggering five volumes that helps to segregate the different rooms, and provide privacy for the residents. Designers MacCracken Architects in 2010, this wooden exterior home is surrounded by a beautiful, dusky hillside with green shrubbery and small plantation. Read more

Modern Mixtures: Contemporary house is Perth has great style with industrial overtones

Modern Mixtures: Contemporary house is Perth has great style with industrial overtones

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

This contemporary home located in Perth, Australia is a perfect mixture of modern and industrial styling. The exterior of the house is a rich combination of wooden panelling and metal constructions, which tower over a wonderful little terrace space on the ground floor. The first floor consists of a library, powder room, laundry room with a separate wing containing a dressing room and bathroom. Read more

Eclectic Creativity: This wonderful house has amazing depth and definition with a combination of contrasting styles

Eclectic Creativity: This wonderful house has amazing depth and definition with a combination of contrasting styles

11 February, 2014  |  House Interior  |  No Comments

With true eclectic styling this exquisite house, located in Boston, Maine, USA, is a fantastically diverse house with an abundance of character. Designed by American architectural firm Hudson Interior Design, this house has creativity imbued into every corner, every nook and every room. The living room has a slightly classical look, with its opulent fire surround and wing-back styled chairs, yet it has touches of rusticism with its textured walls and old wooden coffee table. Read more

Regal Rusticism: A luxurious house filled with rustic furniture and plush textiles

Regal Rusticism: A luxurious house filled with rustic furniture and plush textiles

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

This stunning house is the epitome of luxury, elegance and shabby chic with its stone exterior, large muntin windows and fantastic central fountain. It is located in Sunnybrook, California, USA and has been recently renovated by Stocker Hoesterey Montenegro Architects. Inside, the interior screams opulence with every room housing plush furnishings, stone or wooden flooring and accents of glistening gold. Read more

Beautiful Contemporary House with Pool Verandas

Beautiful Contemporary House with Pool Verandas

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

Created by Norris Architecture, every bit of this home was designed with careful consideration. A brass exhaust vent reflects the light of three low hanging ceiling fixtures and contrasts against the subtle textures in the room. White kitchen cabinetry, mosaic tiles and exposed brick give the space character and sophistication. The magnificent dining area has a crystal chandelier, wainscoting and crown molding. The room has been painted a soft, almost undetectable shade of light blue. Read more

A Space for Modern Life: This classically styled house, has an modern extension that houses contemporary styling

A Space for Modern Life: This classically styled house, has an modern extension that houses contemporary styling

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

This project involved the demolition of three conflicting extensions on the rear of the house, which now have been turned into a wonderful space for a large dining room and living area. The exterior of the house is classically styled, so unusually the designers at Found Associates went for a modern extension, but unsurprisingly, it looks wonderful. 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

Breathtakingly Beautiful: Stunning views from this modern construction makes it a tranquil and relaxing abode

Breathtakingly Beautiful: Stunning views from this modern construction makes it a tranquil and relaxing abode

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

Located on the precipice of a mountain, surrounded in lush vegetation and a magnificent backdrop this very unusual house appears to follow the gradient of the mountain, while giving the house spectacular views below. Created by Fougeron Architecture, this house corresponds to the natural contours of the land and geometry of the cliff. This can clearly be seen by the strange way the building seems to bend and sit at very odd angles. Read more

The Beach is a Stone Throw Away: Stunning English styled house, situated next to the sands of Liverpool, England

The Beach is a Stone Throw Away: Stunning English styled house, situated next to the sands of Liverpool, England

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

Waves that crash on the beach, seagulls that cry and the sea air that surrounds you, these are the things that await you at this beautiful house located in Liverpool in England. BGD Architects are the people behind this magnificent sea side abode, with its classical white exterior and relaxing atmosphere, it really is a place you would want to be! Read more