Simple white paneling takes this stairwell up a notch with straightforward country style. A twig wreath adds natural texture, while a gray stair runner protects the dark wood steps. The painted-white risers keep the stairs bright and fresh.
"Colorful produce is a fragrant and easy way to add style to the entry," stylist Matthew Mead says. "Inexpensive fruits like green apples, tangelos and lemons" add interest everywhere, from centerpieces to the staircase, and create engaging focal points, he says. "Berries and sprigs of evergreen add a festive touch." Photo courtesy of Matthew Mead
Tall Oaks was designed for exquisite living from its start and much of its original charm has been retained. Among its nineteen rooms, some of the beautifully preserved historic appointments include its high ceilings, layered crown molding, solid-core interior doors and original hardware.
Contemporary Floating Stairs With Chic Water Feature
Marble floors are used throughout the home, bringing luxury to the space. Under the contemporary floating staircase is an unexpected water feature of clear blue water and pebble stones. Tropical plantings are integrated seamlessly into the home.