Posts Tagged ‘open plan living room’

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

Strikingly Stunning: Contemporary house has amazing features and precise attention to detail

Strikingly Stunning: Contemporary house has amazing features and precise attention to detail

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

This spacious contemporary house has clean lines with overlapping and protruding volumes, typical of modernistic design. The exterior has simple light façades with the occasional grey textured wall to add contrast and interest. One of the loveliest features of this house is its water boards connecting one volume to the next. Read more

Captivating Classic: Stunning home has classic styling with added sophistication

Captivating Classic: Stunning home has classic styling with added sophistication

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

With a classically styled exterior, this house oozes sophistication, elegance and opulence and also has wonderful grounds and gardens. It is one of eight projects located on the same street, completed and designed by David Small Designs. The house has 5 bedrooms and seven bathrooms, giving it enough space for a large family and guests. Read more

Delightfully Dusky: Desert setting creates the perfect spot for this industrial looking one-storey house

Delightfully Dusky: Desert setting creates the perfect spot for this industrial looking one-storey house

28 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Hiding behind a dusky plot, complete with cactus plants and tall bending trees, this splendid one-storey house looks modern and contemporary. The area of this house only reaches around 100 square meters, but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in style. The exterior of the house has been built using a mixture of concrete, glass and steel which give it a slightly industrial look and feel. Read more

Cosy in the Chalet: Gorgeous chalet-like house with modern design has wonderful woodland views

Cosy in the Chalet: Gorgeous chalet-like house with modern design has wonderful woodland views

20 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With such stunning surroundings, this house couldn’t be placed in a nicer spot. With backdrops of tall evergreen trees and brilliant woodland areas, you feel at home with nature here. The house was designed by in 2013 by American company Ward-Young Architecture and Planning and has a very chalet-like style about it. Read more

Sensational Space in San Francisco: Modern renovation has wonderful views of the ocean and the mountains

Sensational Space in San Francisco: Modern renovation has wonderful views of the ocean and the mountains

18 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern single-storey house is located in a beautiful spot overlooking San Francisco, California, USA and has spectacular views of the ocean and the mountains in the distance. The house has a total area of 300 square meters and has recently had a complete renovation, implemented by Californian company Swatt | Miers Architects. Read more

Stunning in Red: All season house is modern in style and unique in design

Stunning in Red: All season house is modern in style and unique in design

15 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern house, with a rather unusual red exterior, is located on a beautiful wooded site in Val-des-Monts, Quebec, Canada and has some fantastic design elements throughout its structure. The objective of the architects of Canadian architectural firm Kariouk Associates, was to create a small, very private house which was liveable in all four seasons of the year. Read more

Pattern Perfect: Gorgeous Modern home has a wonderful patterned exterior

Pattern Perfect: Gorgeous Modern home has a wonderful patterned exterior

10 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With undeniable style and unique characteristics, this modern home located in Chelsea, Quebec, Canada, is a true example of workmanship and design skills. The house was designed by architectural firm Kariouk Associates and were approached to create a small house which could offer growing adolescents confidential space as well as a large area for the whole family to unite. Read more

Rewind to Retro: Interior overhaul combines modern and retro styling

Rewind to Retro: Interior overhaul combines modern and retro styling

8 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

The main aim of this project was to completely renovate the interior of this beautiful house, originally built in 1969, and create a open and spacious place for a modern person. The project was completed by Design Platform, who completely reinvented the space to accommodate for a new kitchen, a living room with terrace balcony, bedrooms and a bathroom. Read more

Blocks in the Wood: Cuboid shaped house is modern and contemporary in construction and design

Blocks in the Wood: Cuboid shaped house is modern and contemporary in construction and design

25 March, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Hiding behind tall trees and verdant green vegetation, this hidden treasure has been transformed from a small mid-20th century house into a contemporary abode for a modern family. The project was managed by US company McInturff Architects who renovated the existing house and modernised the whole building to bring it up to date in both design and construction. Read more