French Provence Home With Private Fireplace and Patio
Another wonderful feature of this French-themed home is a private patio area and fireplace that appears separate from its main gathering space. One can relax, take a breather or even meditate in this small, out-of-the-way area that is as beautifully apportioned as the rest of the home. Mark Scott and Associates designed the landscaping with a more secluded space in mind.
Furniture in creams and white add to the light-as-air feel of this large living room. The space connects to its Caribbean surroundings with tropical details like the ocean friends on the pillows and natural fiber rugs.
Pool & Spa: Stunning European Villa in Los Angeles, Calif.
Connected to the poolhouse, a luxurious grotto-style pool and spa includes both privacy and relaxation. Beautiful water features and stone statues contribute to the spa-like retreat, and an outdoor seating area offers a place to sit, relax and enjoy the fresh air.
Beautiful Eat-In Kitchen With Mediterranean Design
A gorgeous color palette of brown, red and neutral tones creates a stunning kitchen design to be admired. Upper and lower cabinets offer plenty of space for storing kitchen essentials, and the kitchen island features additional storage space as well as a prep sink and a place for three to dine.
Guests are greeted the moment they reach the entry stairs with colorful zigzag step tiles that play off of the blue trim of the house. The custom Dutch door, flanked by a pair of oversized wall lanterns, creates the opportunity to open up the top half allowing in the cool ocean breeze.
Front Yard Landscaping For Mediterranean Style Exterior
Nestled on a quiet hilltop, this Mediterranean style home boasts extraordinary views and seclusion. Terraced landscaping compliments the sloped front yard, allowing for unobstructed views from the home's multiple outdoor spaces.
The two-tiered marble island in this Italian kitchen has baskets for vegetables and spices, a sink and plenty of room for food prep. Bricked archways painted with Italian frescoes create a grand passage from living room to kitchen. Among the frescoes are handpicked yellow and blue tiles that create a unique patchwork backsplash throughout 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.
Formal Dining Room: Bayfront Mediterranean Villa in Naples, Fla.
Elegant and formal, this dining room draws from the Mediterranean style of the home with a pair of crystal chandeliers and beautifully detailed furnishings. An arched doorway keeps the space open to the two-story great room for seamless entertaining.
Rustic meets glamour in this Mediterranean-inspired master bedroom suite. Exposed beams are paired with a beautiful chandelier, while a mix of textures and patterns bring an eclectic, lived-in feel to the space.
Living Area: Lakefront Mediterranean in Austin, Texas
Two stories of windows fill this casual living area with loads of natural light, giving the space a bright, breezy atmosphere. A tan sofa and two armchairs provide comfortable seating, and a cowhide rug softens the tile floors.