Before renovating this pre-Depression era apartment, the spaces in the home were very dark and traditional. To remedy this, designers added ambient light to brighten up the space. In this hallway, they restored the neoclassical plasterwork to highlight the architectural elegance of the space and added modern art to match the homeowner's personal style. These efforts highlight the history of the building, perfectly blending it with the modern style of the homeowner.
On the second floor, the master suite occupies the west gable and guest bedrooms face south and east. One of eight bedrooms in the residence, this spacious number mixes architectural elegance with the utmost comfort.
With crushed velvet bedding, a cast stone fireplace and a wrought iron chandelier, this Mediterranean-style bedroom exudes elegance and sophistication. Wood ceiling beams add architectural interest to the space.
Natural wood beams and exposed architectural details turn this wide-open living space into a rustic-chic haven. Woven textures and pale upholstered furnishings lend the room casual elegance. Industrial-style pendants provide light throughout the space.
in 2010, this traditional home exudes warmth coupled with sophistication and elegance. The lush landscaping and gardens are welcoming while accentuating the architectural details of the home. Every detail of this home has been elegantly appointed to showcase the true character and appeal of this traditional style home.
The architectural details in this dining room allow for a fun splash of color on the domed ceiling and butler's wing. The Greek key wallpaper is light and neutral, balancing the boldness of the hot pink. A white chandelier offers the perfect touch of elegance.
Dine in elegance in this gray-blue dining room with wainscoting detail trim. Crown molding with a taupe stripe highlight the architectural detail and relate well to the curtains, rug and natural grass dining chairs.
White subway tile covers the walls in this traditional bathroom, adding elegance to this light space. A free-standing tub has a subtle metallic finish while the small picture window lends architectural detail and visual interest. An elegant chandelier adds the finishing touch.
Relaxed elegance defines this soothing, neutral bedroom, part of an 18,000-square-foot Miami Beach luxury estate. A sculptural fireplace and beamed wood ceiling provide architectural interest to the long, narrow room, which benefits from the natural light ushered in by broad windows at one end. A simple wood frame canopy bed adds a structural element in the space that balances the heavy fireplace.
The back of this French Provence home at twilight is a sight to behold as light shimmers from the upstairs balcony to the covered patio and then beyond to a tempted-to-be-tried swimming pool. The effect is serene and seductive, yet the home never loses the air of grand elegance and a simple, coordinated design. Mark Scott and Associates chose a scattering of plants in this area so not to detract from the home's smart architectural details.
This masterpiece features quality construction by a collection of artisans and master craftsmen under the watchful eye of a dedicated builder. Completed in 2010, the home exudes warmth coupled with sophistication and elegance. The stucco, stone and brick exterior of the home exemplifies a beautiful European Romantic style of home. The lush landscaping and gardens are welcoming while accentuating the architectural details of the home.