The drama in this keeping room comes from the sum of the parts. Together the Gothic-inspired frames on the bookshelves, medieval-style chandelier and details on the chair backs create intrigue. The dark mantel contrasts against the bright-white wall and anchors the space.
Hume Castle located in northern California boasts stone walls and arches with grand wooden doors, true to the medieval era. Ornate candle chandeliers provide lighting throughout the home, bringing out the richness of the wood.
Surrounded by lush foliage and olive trees is California's Hume Castle. With mediterranean-style architecture infused with gothic and medieval elements, this massive estate features vaulted ceilings, spiral staircases and stunning wrought-iron chandeliers.
With heavy wood beams, a round chandelier and a stone fireplace, this elegant dining room evokes thoughts of the medieval era. At the same time, the large blue area rug and terra cotta tile help blend in Mediterranean-style details.
Heavy wood beams meet stone walls in this medieval-inspired dining room. At the head of the table, a traditional stone fireplace serves as the focal point of the room, while the round chandelier above provides additional lighting.