A curved pergola creates a gateway from the entry garden to the lower chalet. To create the terraced area along the hillside, the designer removed roughly 350 yards of soil to start getting the correct grades and to devise a system of French drains at the office. A continuing challenge is the private utilities running between the two buildings.
This entrance foyer with its timeless checkerboard pattern of marble tile features classic white paneling and an elegant curved stairway with simple wrought-iron railings leading to a second-floor balcony.
The entryway of this luxury Texas retreat opens to a formal sitting area with an elaborate fireplace, as well as a curving stairway with custom wrought-iron rails. The home features Gothic architectural details and elaborate moldings, with ornate detailing and rich finishes throughout.
Rich finishes and ornate detailing adorn every inch of this Colleyville, Texas, luxury home. The dining room features a detailed ceiling bordered by elaborate molding, as well as Corinthian columns, arched doorways and faux-finished walls. Swirling wrought-iron rails twist their way up the curving stairway.
The open entryway of this Cape Cod-style waterfront home features whitewashed, paneled walls, a curving banister and a rattan console table that speaks to the home's casual, coastal mood. Pale hardwood floors and a neutral carpet runner on the stairway combine with the white walls and trim to create a clean, crisp, neutral backdrop that's both restful and stylish.