Expansive terraces wrap around the buildings and show off an intricate mix of brick and cobblestones. Here, wicker furnitures is primely positioned to take advantage of ocean views. On the adjacent patio, a delicate metal pergola arches over a dining area.
This lovely Tudor home radiates with personality through the use of prestigious brick and gray shingles. The white trim adds style to the outlines while terraced, stone landscaping adds style and excitement.
This outdoor patio area by Stephen Wlodarczyk features a large stone fireplace surrounded by comfortable seating. The red-orange of the brick is picked up by the bright orange and striped accent pillows on the couch.
The south elevation of this Montecito, Calif., estate showcases a beautiful terrace of herringbone brick walkways and turquoise reflecting pools. The gardens provide a tranquil atmosphere while water transports through narrow, shallow channels that are terraced to create cooling water.
Alternating courses of brick and stone at the foundation initiate a theme of layering and wrapping the building envelope that continues up through the terrace and chimney. This detail is carried further through variation in clapboard siding and culminates in the colors and patterns of the slate roof crowned by ridge-cresting.
The field stone was all found on site.
A walled, brick-floored terrace brings an extra level of living space to this Brooklyn, N.Y., townhouse. High walls that surround the space offer privacy, and plantings at various heights pop against the wall's dark green paint. Contemporary wood folding chairs provide simple seating, while the spacious patio leaves plenty of room for entertaining.
A beautiful Mediterranean terrace combines herringbone brick patios and walkways with turquoise reflecting pools. Pathways offer opportunities to take in the stunning trees and to reflect on the peaceful atmosphere across the grounds.
This outdoor terrace at Perch LA — a French bistro in the heart of Los Angeles — features yellow and teal Mediterranean floor tiles. Cream colored stone archways are lined with green brick tiles, while several potted tropical plants complete the look of the space.
Restaurant goers have a chance to take in the stunning Los Angeles views when sitting atop the outdoor terrace at Perch LA. Bronze outdoor armchairs with plush cushions are positioned around a gray brick fireplace, while yellow and blue Mediterranean tiles line the floor.