The family area and the sunken living room are separated by a wall featuring a two-sided fireplace and the television while the kitchen and dining areas make wonderful use of the available corner space. Even the area under the staircase is put to good use with banquette-style seating and a small breakfast nook.
Placing practicality ahead of mere aesthetics the living area kitchen and dining space have been designed to multitask as ‘social zones’ thanks to operable partitions. Gorgeous bedrooms and luxurious bathrooms with an unabated view of the Atlantic complete this fascinating home.
If you live in one of those regions of the world where winters are both long and extra chilly you are constantly looking for ways to escape the blues. A gorgeous contemporary home located in sunny California and overlooking the Pacific Ocean must seem like an absolute haven right now and this is precisely what the luxurious promises.
The idea was to create a dark and moody setting that offered the ideal backdrop for bright pops of color all the while keeping the intact. The smart use of focused and ambient lighting ensure that there are no dull dark corners despite the obvious lack of natural light while sculptural pendants add both texture and pattern to the contemporary setting.
It seems to be a season of renovations and extension projects and today we’ve stumbled upon another beauty from London that gives an old dark and congested home a sparkling new lease on life. Located on Milton Road is a gorgeous Victorian house that was in urgent need of a contemporary makeover.