This elegant, modern master suite features floor to ceiling windows looking out onto a beautiful mountain view, creating a peaceful space to relax. There is nothing extra in this space, so eliminating the distractions of the day is easy.
A stone wall and hardwood flooring offers a natural backdrop to the king-sized bed in this well-appointed bedroom with private terrace and view of the ocean. The bedroom is one of six in the modern home located near the shore and mountains in Cape Town, South Africa.
Designers created the exterior of this home to blend into the natural surrounding of the structure. Striations on the exterior of this home complement the strata of the Redrock Mountains, while the landscaping around the pool helps to create the feeling that the space is a part of the desert, helping the home to blend into its Nevada surroundings.
This 4100 sq. ft. home in Bend, OR, is an architectural masterpiece situated on over 10 acres with unparalleled mountain views. This contemporary home offers incredible detail and cutting edge technology, from the 22-foot ceilings and an open floor plan, to the four bedrooms and four baths. This home is replete with radiant heated concrete floors throughout, spa-like bathrooms and powered by solar energy.
To allow the homeowners to make the most of their amazing mountain views, they created a sitting area and breakfast nook in the Florida room of this Georgia farmhouse. Similarly to the rest of the house, this Florida room has a neutral color palette and modern design which reflect the countryside around it. Wall to wall windows and elegant French doors allow in tons of natural light, while the colors in the space reflect the green of the trees, making the room feel as if it truly is a part of nature.
A sleek, simple, sweeping, inclined arc, providing expansive views of the surrounding mountains and ocean vista, forms this modern home design. A glass building perimeter utilizing numerous operable openings enhances the seamless indoor-outdoor relationship.
This 4100 sq. ft. home in Bend, Oregon sits on more than 10 acres, offers a large backyard, and stunning mountain views. The four-bedroom, four bath retreat also features a large outdoor patio and grand floor-to-ceiling windows.
A freestanding slipper tub provides an elegant place to soak and enjoy the view of the mountains surrounding this home in Cape Town, South Africa. Stone walls and frosted glass provide necessary privacy, though transom windows add to the light and view.
The house emerges from the land, paralleling the slope of the butte with progressively stepping, flat, grassy rooflines. While the site inspired the residence’s composition and massing, the exposed concrete, cedar and steel materials speak to its “built” nature—original and honest, rather than imitative of the natural world. A butterfly roof caps the topmost level providing visual interest to the “cascading box” design while referencing the uplift of nearby mountain ranges.
The modern design of this Stonehurst home continues into the backyard with sharp landscaped stairs and a long swimming pool extending out from the house. The soothing gray tones and glass walls allow the colors of the natural elements to shine.
The cedar finish is a beautiful, warm contrast to the concrete panels on the exterior of this home. The clean modern lines of the architecture create a sharp and stylish look. A concrete walkway leads up to the covered front door entrance and immediately greets you with a mountain view from a window on the opposite wall.
Bright yellow walls catch the natural and artificial light to create a bright atmosphere in the open floor design. Marble countertops and the woodgrain cabinet finish keep with the light and spacious look. Keeping the countertops and walls free of clutter accentuates the modern style and allows the surrounding mountain view to provide natural decor.
Large accordion-style glass doors open up to the patio from this bright and airy living room. Ultra-minimalist yet tastefully decorated in neutral tones, the spacious room boasts outstanding views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains.
This beautiful, modern master bedroom is a great place to relax after a long day. Three windows across the space let in plenty of natural light, but they are equipped with room darkening shades to block out any extra light at night. In one corner of the room, designers added a sitting area-perfect for taking in a morning cup of coffee or snugging up with a good book on a cold day. On the other side of the room, a desk rests between two large windows, keeping the desk well lit and providing beautiful views that make the position of this piece a perfect space for writing.