Posts Tagged ‘kitchen with island’

A Classical Dream: A Classical Cottage with a Rustic Twist

A Classical Dream: A Classical Cottage with a Rustic Twist

13 December, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  1 Comment

On the exterior, this house emits a sense of elegance and classical beauty. Designed by Heydt Designs of Sausalito, California, this classic cottage is the perfect example of a modern home with rustic twists. The slatted exterior adds a warmly feel to the house, whilst adding an earthy and natural tone. The circular windows are a real feature, and infuse the living space with light. 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


Terrace House Lights Up

Terrace House Lights Up

13 November, 2013  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

A designer would find oneself dancing to a familiar tune when approached to upgrade this terrace house in Paddington, a suburb east of Sydney City, Australia. Faced with the age old problems presented by much loved terrace housing – damp, dark and introverted – we sought to create a luminous space to give a full family a much needed dose of vitamin D. Introducing some fluid lines with a light filled stairwell at the centre and a sun drenched kitchen and living at the rear, the new configuration of old and new proves an enriching experience. Read more