Sophisticated Front Entrance of French Country Home
The front entrance of this gorgeous French country estate is covered in beautiful, natural stone. Stucco arches cover the windows on one side of the home, the smooth surface contrasting with the rough stone, creating a visual division between the first and second stories.
A spacious peninsula offers prep space and storage space — for pots, pans and wine bottles alike, in this French country kitchen. Gorgeous terra cotta tile floors provide color and contrast against the kitchen's all-white cabinetry.
White French Country Kitchen with Brown Tile Floors
As seen on Home Town, the Carson’s Laurel, MS house had a cramped kitchen and was lacking personality before renovations by hosts Ben and Erin Napier. After renovations, the home now features an updated larger French Country styled kitchen complete with new limestone countertops, stainless steel appliances, new wall and floor tile, distressed cabinet doors and a custom built white oak prep table built by host Ben Napier.
Above a large, undermount sink, designers John and Anthony installed floating glass shelves to add storage and display space without interrupting the design of the kitchen. As seen on America's Most Desperate Kitchens.
The wall molding adds visual interest to the solid yellow color. A striped and floral headboard and matching draperies complement the wall color and add feminine touch to the space. An antique portrait is framed over the bed, and a metal and crystal chandelier adds elegance to the room's delicate patterns.
Natural light pours in from the windows in this French Country-inspired seating area. A distressed wood wingback chair has slouchy neutral pillows, creating the perfect chair for enjoying your morning coffee. A simple striped area rug adds softness to the white hardwood floors, while an antique cabinets provides hidden storage.
This elegant country kitchen is good for more than cooking and eating. In order to separate the food space from the work space, the kitchen island was divided into part Carrera marble and part reclaimed mesquite wood.
French-Inspired Patio With Floral Pillows and Whitewashed Terra-Cotta Pots
Whitewashed terra-cotta pots and ceramic pitchers work together to set the scene. Start out with a few creamy pillows and add to your collection over time. Yellow and blue is a classic color scheme that also feels very French.
French Country Dining Room and Kitchen With Yellow Chairs
When royalty comes to the country, this is what the dining room might look like. Elegant accessories like a delicate chandelier and upholstered yellow chairs pair with farmhouse-charming exposed beams and wide plank wood floors for a look that's friendly and a little fancy.
Painted pottery sits on yellow shelves in this Tuscan kitchen by designer Linda Adams. Natural light streams through the window, and potted plants and a bowl of oranges dot the counters. Blue and yellow tiles and a tiled backsplash are partnered with yellow and blue cabinets to give this cozy kitchen an Old World feel.