This open-concept great room encompasses a dining table and Tuscan-style kitchen just outside the sitting area. The kitchen island helps to divide the space and is adorned with granite countertop that complements the dark cabinetry and dining chairs.
Dark wood ceiling beams and trim honor this home's original Spanish style architecture. The beaded chandelier gives the room an elegant, global look that complements the existing Mediterranean features.
This may look like an elegant library in a private club or grand Newport mansion, but it’s actually an addition to a one-story, Mediterranean-style home in a small California town, added on where other people might have built a garage or game room. Patterned after a library in an Austrian monastery, the room was built to hold the homeowner’s thousands of volumes, as well as emphasize family commitment to literature and education, creating a reading respite and escape from a high-tech, digital world.
Medieval and Mediterranean Styles Converge in Dining Room
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.
Stone walls, ceiling beams and built-in wine storage are custom touches that make this Tuscan-inspired dining room completely unique. A contemporary light fixture hangs above a traditional dining table, and warm colors and rustic finishes add to the room's Mediterranean feel.
Traditional furnishings in a warm color palette set the tone for a comfortable living space in this Austin home. A stone accent wall with an arched opening leads to a clean-lined kitchen with Tuscan-inspired design elements.
Brown & White Mediterranean Living Room With Brown Sofa
The curved back of the sofa in this Mediterranean-style living room thoughtfully echoes the gentle curve of the stairs in the adjacent room. The dark wood of the doors and exposed ceiling beams grounds and further dignifies the space.
Although this home has spaces large enough for over 100 people to accommodate the homeowners' love for throwing parties, they wanted to maintain smaller, more intimate spaces for family gatherings such as this lovely living room with plenty of comfortable seating and a fireplace for warmth.
The home office of this luxury Miami Beach estate has a custom-built desk with a custom-designed leather inlay. An imposing stone fireplace extends to the beamed ceiling, giving the space a feel of solidity and warmth. A leather chair and crackling fire make it an inviting space to work.
Entering this Mediterranean masterpiece, guests are greeted with a beautiful, marble spiral staircase that leads down into an open seating area complete with built-in alcoves to display fine artwork. Lit by a perfectly situated fireplace and a gorgeous glass chandelier, this cozy seating area s perfect for formal entertaining.