Elegant desert landscaping leads to this modern home in La Quinta, Calif., which was designed with materials representing its surroundings. The home is nestled between prestigious Madison Club golf and the majestic Santa Rosa mountains.
Oversized contemporary lounge chairs surround a beautiful pool with views of the Arizona desert and mountains. Stacked stone walls and terracotta roof tiles are used to create a rustic southwestern home exterior.
The backyard is equally impressive thanks to a sleek swimming pool and views of the mountains. Stone pavers create a clear path to the lounge, while more succulents and cacti complement the desert environment.
A soft gray color palette contrasts against the rustic elements of exposed ceiling beams and stacked stone in this cozy bedroom. Floor-to-ceiling windows allow beautiful views of the Arizona desert and mountains.
Stacked stone walls create a rustic living space that opens up to stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains. A long sectional is paired with chairs and distressed tables for a comfortable, family-friendly space.
A U-shaped outdoor bench with trellis-patterned cushions overlooks stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains. In the middle of bench sits a long stone firepit, making this the perfect outdoor space for gathering with friends.
The eclectic dining room combines a textured table and seagrass dining chairs with a pair of sleek square chandeliers. Stacked stone walls are paired with large picturesque windows overlooking stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains.
This contemporary home is situated in the tranquil Sonoran Desert setting of the Desert Mountain private golf community located in Scottsdale, Ariz. Floor-to-ceiling glass and steel windows give way to a soaring roof with massive copper overhangs and sweeping angles. The beautiful home and its architecturally significant roof lines are positioned to maximize natural daylight while minimizing glare and solar heat gain — all without distrubing the alluring views of the golf course, desert vistas and distant city lights.
A warm and inviting luxurious master suite offers its own carved Canterra stone fireplace and a wall of massive windows, allowing for expansive mountain and desert views. The ceiling features wood beamed trusses, and the space is grounded by random wire brushed wide plank wood floors.
The simple landscaping of this home's outdoor space allows the focus to stay on the amazing view of mountains and desert. The patio's hardscaping is a mix of large pavers and gravel with bright, happy succulents for accents.
An open floor living room has a seamless transition to the outdoor patio, which features an infinity pool and stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains. General contractor Emilio LoCascio arranged retractable glass walls which make for an easy flow and comfortable seating both inside and out.
Located in La Quinta, Calif., in the prestigious Madison Club golf community, the home is crafted with materials representing the surrounding mountains and desert. Two elliptical radial walls define the focus towards the view through a covered pavilion.
Stacked stone walls and exposed ceiling beams bring a rustic quality to this open floor plan dining room and living room. Floor-to-ceiling windows allow stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains. A contemporary glass dining table is surrounded by distressed chairs with a cool square chandelier above.
With breathtaking, expansive views of Arizona's Sonoran Desert and the surrounding McDowell and Mazatzal Mountains, along with Troon Mountain and Pinnacle Peak, this home epitomizes the Arizona lifestyle. The well thought out floor plan of the 7,317-square-foot home accommodates many lifestyle needs and entertaining on any scale. The 1,165-square-foot guest house has two bedrooms, a kitchen and comfortable living areas.