A simple pool surround of polished tile creates a dramatic effect around this full-size swimming pool by designer Robert Hursthouse. On the far side of the pool, the elegant poolhouse beckons with light and a vase of flowers.
The Palazzo, a 200-year-old mansion located in Rabat, Malta, boasts 10,700 square feet of living. The dramatic entry hall features an impressive skylight, as well as a thick glass floor that allows views of the floor below and above.
A dramatic two-story foyer links to multiple living spaces and is crowned by an elegant chandelier and shapely windows. Corner niches offer a spot to display framed artwork and sculptures. A tile floor set on the diagonal highlights the architectural detail of the space.
Custom wood cabinets pair with vaulted ceilings to create a dramatic and spacious kitchen that will accommodate the whole family and plenty of guests in this luxury kitchen featured on HGTV's Million Dollar Rooms.
A dramatic floor to ceiling stone fireplace is the focal point in this two-story coastal style living room. A neutral sectional and wood coffee table add a touch of contrast to the bright look of the space, including soft beige walls and large windows that allow natural light to flood the room.
Dark gray paint, an angled ceiling and dramatic window treatments draw attention to the beautiful window in this transitional living room. A daybed offers a spot for relaxation by the window while coordinating with the sofa to give the space a cohesive feel.
Hand-woven lampakanay rope arm chairs and slipcovered side chairs cozy up to a seven-foot-long cross-legged dining table that accommodates a large gathering. A boxy pendant light with an ecru linen shade is anchored close to the pinewood ceiling so as not to compete with the dramatic view.
This butler's pantry is a feast for the eyes thanks to a bold, black marble backsplash. Cabinets keep wine glasses tucked away for safe keeping, while a mini fridge with built-in racks ensures that bottles are always at the perfect temperature.
Dark wood accents that extend into exposed beams in the vaulted ceiling add drama to this neutral contemporary bedroom. The room has a sleeping area and a sitting area with a sofa and ottoman for a truly relaxing retreat.
A translucent glass countertop finished with LED lights fills this glamorous powder room with soft luminescence. A sleek floating vanity, white vessel sink and polished chrome fixtures balance this dramatic design element.
The Craftsman-style home received a complete remodel, which improves circulation by creating a central hall from the entry door that leads to the main spaces of the house. The sweeping ceilings are 10 feet tall, and the hall is lined with rich paneled columns.