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.
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.
This spacious master retreat contains a fireplace with a light stone finish that's repeated throughout the Spanish-style home. A peaked, beamed ceiling features a dark wood finish that provides contrast and draw the eye up. A deck off the bedroom offers sweeping lake views.
This so-charming Mediterranean home had lost its personality over years of remodels that didn't take advantage of the home's pretty architecture and location. The new owners gutted the house to the studs and created a warm, comfortable residence for their family of four.
Privately set on 10 acres, one of Montecito's most celebrated estates, El Fureidis, ''Tropical Paradise,'' was designed by renowned architect Bertram Goodhue in 1906.The property is bordered by a seasonal creek and offers significant gardens and landscaping, including several century-old tree specimens.
A sinuous, white veranda offers a spot for dining al fresco, with a view of the beautiful blue hues of the Mediterranean. This villa in Porto Rafael is nestled amidst lush Mediterranean foliage and offers direct beach access and stunning, panoramic views.
Native grasses and wildflowers were used throughout the landscape design of this home in Santa Barbara. The result is gardens that are low water, full of color and harmonious with their natural surroundings.
This Santa Barbara-style estate in Austin features all the hallmarks of Spanish Revival style, including stone finishes, arched openings and a terra cotta tile roof. A three-car garage and arched stone gate leading to a landscaped courtyard are among its many luxurious and custom touches.
Gorgeous Spanish-Style Home With Arched Front Door
The two-story main house was designed to follow the arc of the waterfront property, located in the Gables Estates community. Completed in 2004, the Spanish-inspired beauty boasts 14,946 square feet of living space.
An Old World fountain mounted on the wall of this kitchen courtyard calls to mind a Spanish estate. Concrete pavers add cobbled texture and nuanced color to the Mediterranean-style patio. A pair of potted olive trees flank the fountain.