Broad windows are the defining feature of the rear facade of this stunning Newport Beach, California, home. Due to the ample fenestration, nearly every room in this waterfront house has a view. In the party-ready backyard, a sleek, modern pool and multiple seating areas provide a range of entertainment options for guests.
An expansive walk-in shower and relaxing soaker bathtub are perfect for the spa-like experience in this contemporary master bathroom. His-and-her mirrors are layered over a larger mirror above the sleek double vanity.
Glass dividers and railings combine with large windows overlooking the Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal to create an open and bright living space. The slatted-wood ceiling defines the living room, which features a powder-coated white metal fireplace. Sleek furniture maintains the contemporary style of the home, while also creating a comfortable space to relax.
Traditional architectural details on this Newport Beach, California, home offer hints of Cape Cod, inspired by the homeowner's summer memories of Nantucket. Inside, deep earth tones, layered textures and relaxed furnishings soften the crisp white and charcoal framework and reflect the natural beauty of the surrounding harbor.
Built on a sloping terrain, the entire compound includes boathouse, fire pit conversation area, putting green, screened porch and fishing dock to accommodate many guests at once. The design features include maximized use of daylighting and strong connection to exterior spaces and view via their direct adjacency to interior spaces.
Natural wood cabinets and warm granite countertops blend with sleek stainless steel appliances in this contemporary Washington kitchen. A center island offers extra storage, while a corner sink takes advantage of the panoramic water view. Pass-throughs on two sides open the room to the living and dining areas beyond.
Floor-to-ceiling windows allow for an unobstructed view of the waterfront from any room in the house. Palm trees fill the backyard landscape, making it a relaxing place to lounge and enjoy a dip in the pool.
A long, contemporary table with a waterfront view could serve many purposes, from dining to game playing to crafting. Outside, another table allows for dining al fresco. A long, modern fireplace adds coziness and literal warmth.
Dusty purple sectional sofas provide ample and comfy seating in the living space of this contemporary home in Newport Beach, California. Nearby, a second conversation area features an arrangement of casual, but equally comfortable chairs. Throughout the house, white walls serve as a backdrop for earthy neutral tones in textiles and furnishings. Broad windows provide great views of the bay.
Blending indoors and out, a sliding glass door opens the breakfast room up to the patio area and views of the Fort Launderdale Intracoastal. A contemporary bubble chandelier hangs above the sleek dining table and curved leather armchairs.