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.
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 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.
The rear facade of this Brooklyn townhouse is painted all-black, a bold decision that lends drama to the traditional structure. A bricked terrace adds to the home's livable space, while a tall fence provides privacy.
Fabrics, artwork and lighting turn this outdoor living space into another room of the house. The dining table for eight rests on a brick terrace, and dual chandeliers add warmth and ambiance. Accessories add elegant, rustic charm.
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.
Doors from inside are framed by elegant yet casual damask curtains, softening the view of this outdoor terrace with rustic charm. Brick pavers are laid in a herringbone pattern to add interest underfoot. A long dining table surrounded by wicker chairs provides the perfect spot for entertaining in view of the pool.