Situated at the edge of the property in the lower yard, the small Greek temple offers an impressive view of the open lower yard (ideal for tent events and cocktail parties), the enclosed courtyard and the upper pavilion which is obscured here by the temple’s dome.
Known as "The Monastery," this landmark property includes more than 10 acres overlooking a grove of olive trees. Originally owned in 1934 by the famed conductor Leopold Stokowski with gardens designed by Lockwood de Forest, the estate received a modern update in 2008 when architect Barton Myers built the current house.
An overview of the over five acres of this Amagansett, New York property shows off all of the natural elements surrounding the home. A long driveway curves up to the beautiful home surrounded by lush forestry. The beautifully greenery is all that separates the home from the ocean.
The new basement living room is a highlight of this remodel. In total, Josephine's complete basement conversion boosted her home's estimated value to $650,000 — more than $200,000 above her purchase price — and should provide an income stream in rent of $1,400 per month as seen on HGTV's Income Property.
This four bed, four-and-a-half bath property in Vero Beach, FL offers lakefront views, gorgeous landscaping and a two-car garage. The floor plan includes a great room, den, eat-in kitchen and living areas that overlook the private pool and lanai.
Strategic design equals stunning effect when considering Jason Brownlee's landscape plan for this lakefront property. Seen from above, the three-tiered, infinity-edged pool in black PebbleSheen onyx provides a dramatic contrast against the subtle tones of the patio and Mediterranean-inspired home while maintaining the contours of the radial theme of both the home and its location. From the ground, however, the pool highlights the lakefront view and gives the illusion of a water-to-water continuous connection.
A lush 1-acre Palm Beach, Fla., property with tropical plants uses “garden rooms” for people to enjoy a small pool and covered dining area. The landscape design project, by Nievera Williams Design, is Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects award winner.