Located in Extremadura in the province of Cáceres, Spain, this country house was transformed into a family home from an abandoned stable. The rustic home with modern simplicity completely respects the environment. A solar panel system was developed to provide energy in the summer, and turbines were installed to make use of the streams to supply energy during the winter.
Archives for December 2011
This loft style apartment in New York City with awkward geometry gets a facelift that brings a new sparkle to the small space. The interior design by ix design has a natural contemporary tone that juxtaposes against a white backdrop. The modern design brings luxury to this 1,050 sq. ft. apartment.
This stylish apartment has a timeless interior design with a contemporary touch. It offers everything that one wants for a modern home. Spacious living room with fireplace has a sliding door that opens to the dining room. The modern kitchen with beautiful large windows has access to the balcony. The 177 square meter (1,900 sq. ft.) apartment has plenty of storage area and a spacious hallway.
Located in Bijaca, Bosnia-Herzegovina in a remote part of West Herzegovina, this country house is built from natural stone from a local quarry. Designed by DVA Arhitekta, the country house is a multi-unit property stretching over a wild landscape.
The Itiquira House is an exquisite residence located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil which has been refurbished by architect Gisele Taranto. The beautiful natural outdoor garden is intimately connected to the indoor spaces. The interior design style has a modernist ease to it that is dramatic yet simple.
This stunning home on 3855 Washington Street in Presidio Heights in San Francisco, California offers metropolitan living in a quiet, private setting. The luxury home is built on an extra wide lot and intentionally pulled back from the street for privacy. Inside the house, the Pièce de résistance are the large glass doors that open onto the tranquil garden which is accessible from both kitchen & formal dining rooms.
Located on the shores of Lake Maggiore in Pallanza, Italy, Grand Hotel Majestic is an exemplary conception of La Belle Époque. Built in 1870, the property has undergone meticulous renovations while preserving the ambience of a poetic era. The interior court with white marble columns is the epitome of elegance and grandness. The reception hall is clad with original wooden floors, bronze chandeliers and art deco lamps designed by Florentine craftsmen.
The Museum Tower Penthouse atop the St. Regis Hotel & Residences in San Francisco, California is a palatial penthouse with 20,000 square feet of living space and 2,900 square feet of terraces. The interior design by Orlando Diaz-Azcuy Design Assoicates features opulent double height living room and sublime lounge area adjacent to a spectacular upper terrace. The luxury modern tower is located in the SOMA area near the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. The residences of this high-end property can also enjoy all the amenities of the St. Regis Hotel.