Grand columns and dignified lion statues flank the entrance to the front porch, offering a sophisticated first impression. Beautiful front doors with wrought iron detailing provide an elegant entry into the home.
Located beneath a simple wrought iron chandelier, this dining set provides a comfortable yet informal spot for meals and gathering time. The fireplace is a mirror image of another at the opposite end of the room, and the chandelier mimics Mediterranean-style wrought iron trim throughout the space.
Breakfast Nook Features Banquette Seating, Fireplace and Sunny Sitting Area
On the other side of the kitchen in this Mediterranean style Santa Ynez Valley, Calif., home sits a breakfast nook with built-in banquette seating, a corner fireplace and a sunny sitting room with doors leading to the outside terrace.
Storybook illustrations from Maxfield Parrish inspired the design of a handcrafted cabinet for plates and dishes. Concrete countertops, tile-covered walls and Arts and Crafts oak cabinetry blend harmoniously with the rolling fields seen through the window.
Inspired by Mediterranean Style, Home is Dressed in Stucco and Tile Roof
Echoing the Mediterranean villas which inspired its design, this Santa Ynez Valley, Calif., home is clad in stucco and a low-pitched tile roof. The home features arched doorways and a shaded veranda, both hallmarks of classic Mediterranean style.
Large Transitional Living Room With Blue Sectional, Kid's Play Table and Neutral Color Scheme
The large sectional grounds the design of this living room by adding a deep shade of blue to the room. The natural walls, area rug and ceiling keep the room looking bright and spacious. A kid's play table is centered in the room for a fun and interactive family set up.