This luxury outdoor living space in The Concession, a gated community in Bradenton, Fla., has all the details, including ceiling fans that outfit the kitchen/dining space and a conversation area overlooking the pool.
A petite swimming pool features a fireplace at one end with limestone fireballs, as well as a pair of comfortable chaise longues for relaxation. The transitional courtyard with Gothic details also offers an outdoor kitchen complete with grill, sink and ample storage. Multiple seating areas allow the homeowners and their guests to relax in style.
The designer combined steel, concrete and stone on the exterior structures to create the modern look the client desired. The pool, dining area, outdoor kitchen, water feature and other seating areas fit seamlessly into the design. The tile is by Oceanside Glasstile.
A low stone wall defines the outdoor kitchen and provides sweeping views of the pool area. With a stainless grill, sink and plenty of counter space at hand, the owners can serve up dinner and drinks while their friends hang out by the water.
This contemporary pool house includes a kitchen and seating area. An oversized, cantilevered ceiling provides shade and shelter to the grilling area, and a telescoping glass wall can be closed to protect the seating area and bathroom from the elements when needed.
This outdoor kitchen area features travertine paver flooring and a split level cooking and bar service. Versailles pattern on the travertine pavers creates a rich patio deck and adds interest without being too busy. A large fan-shaped vanishing edge swimming pool with a swim-up bar is the center of attention.
The pool house kitchen often serves as a wet bar and food prep station for the family's pool parties, so the small galley kitchen has been decked out in Ann Sacks tile and custom shelves. The tile backsplash gives the room a textured feel, while the open shelving helps keep the modern look of the space.
Nestled between the main house and the guest house lies a fully equipped summer kitchen, waterfall and infinity edge pool. There's no skimping on the views from every angle of the outdoor living space. It's easy to escape at this mountain retreat.