This lovely historic stone house located in the small village of Scaiano, Caviano, Switzerland used to be a grape brandy distillery. Swiss architecture firm Wespi de Meuron Romeo took on the project to convert the building and transform it into a modern home with views of Lake Maggiore.
A tasteful mix of stone, cement, steel and wood create the perfect ambiance for this stylish duplex apartment on trendy Serdar-i Ekrem Street in the Galata district (modern Karaköy) in Istanbul, Turkey.
Designed by Ike Kligerman Barkey Architects, the contemporary renovation of the Lookout House in Fairfield County, Connecticut brings warmth to the home with architectural design in the spirit of Frank Lloyd Wright.
An indoor swimming pool in the main living area is the central focal point of the house. There is also an outdoor swimming pool with views of the Connecticut countryside.
Built by Jefferson Christian Custom Homes as a Southern Living Idea House, this luxury Texas Ranch Style Estate overlooks a golf course on 1.76 acres of land.
The property has a main house and a casita for guests. The outdoor living areas feature lush landscaping, covered terraces, an infinity edge pool, spa, outdoor kitchen, fire pit and brick oven.
Located in the village of Matera in Southern Italy, Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita is an 18-room boutique hotel restored from abandoned prehistoric caves. The Sassi di Matera (stones of Matera) are prehistoric dwellings dug into the rock itself. Today, the area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This beautiful country villa in Mallorca, Spain blends contemporary interior design with traditional rustic elements. Designed by Mestre Paco, the eclectic decorating uses simple contemporary flair to balance the natural stone walls. Wooden beams and wooden shutters enhance the rustic environment.