Rich fabrics and aged accessories lend and old world feel to this traditional living room. Plush sofas perfect for entertaining circle around the wood entertainment center and border the back door for easy movement between spaces.
Exposed ceiling beams bring a rustic quality to this Old World-style living room with beautiful Venetian plaster walls. Clean-lined upholstered furniture is paired with traditional wooden pieces featuring elaborate detailing. Traditional area rugs add warmth to the red brick flooring.
Comfortable yet sophisticated, this Old World-style living room is the perfect space for these empty nesters. A Spanish-style console features intricate detail and brings an elegant feel to the room. A pair of wingback chairs is centered on a stunning, warm fireplace, while drawings of the homeowners' children bring a personal touch to the space.
Classic Old World style elements fill this living room: ornate mantel, exposed-beam ceiling, traditional area rug and arched doorways. The end result is anything but outdated thanks to a cheery pair of blue sofas and stylish pendant light.
The Mediterranean-inspired family room is designed with rugged textures and comfy textiles. A vaulted wood-paneled ceiling crowns the room, while the furniture arrangement allows for two comfortable sitting areas.
At the top of the staircase, guests get a bird's eye view of the beautiful Old World living and dining rooms. Exposed ceiling beams add to the style, while Venetian plaster walls create an elegant yet textured backdrop to the space. The cozy seating area is centered on a Mediterranean-inspired fireplace, while a pair of iron chandeliers light up the dining area.
Nothing says old world magnificence like the hand-painted cathedral ceiling and two-tier chandelier of this elegant gathering room. Looking up, the room emits a feeling of Italian renaissance and splendor, while the furnishings and accessories deliver a traditional and comfortable spin on old world style. The most spectacular piece in the room is the 16th-century fireplace imported from Cyprus. Designer Lori Venners added beige Knole sofas to pull in the gold hues from the ceiling detail while also complementing the chocolate-brown draperies and dark wood furniture.
Shades of brown are used throughout this Tuscan-inspired living room to create a warm, welcoming environment. Comfortable sofas flank the dramatic fireplace, while exposed wood beams add a rustic touch to the room.
Soaring ceilings with exposed dark wood beams set the scene in this Old World-style living room. A grand red-and-white tile fireplace warms the room from one end, while an ornate mirror is positioned opposite the couch to visually widen the room.
Two low comfy sofas provide plenty of space to gather and relax, while allowing for stunning views out of the arched window. An Old World chandelier lights up the space, while a shag area rug grounds the space and brings in texture.
This large Old World style room features old-fashioned glass rondelles above the French door transoms and thickened doorways with bookcases inside. The furnishings are colorful, while the walls are a muted terra cotta color.
With its high ceilings, arched windows and iron columns, this living room is a testament of ancient time and Old World elegance. The layout is open and flowing to keep the feel of grandeur. A cream linen sectional takes center stage, with a sea of pillows giving it character, comfort and texture.
Contemporary design blends with Old World architecture to create this spacious and beautiful living room. Neutral stone walls and floors connect the indoors with the outdoors. A pair of houseplants nod to the home's desert setting.