This classic stairwell has all the character it should have. Wainscoting, sconces, crown molding and a large chandelier are all right where they should be. Even the perfect entry table and floral arrangement are in place.
Although the home is newly built, the owners wanted it to have the charm and character of Southern homes from the 18th to early 20th centuries. To pull off that look, designers used six different types of casings and white painted millwork common to houses of that era.
Luxury wallpaper depicting the Italian countryside is a tranquil backdrop for this room by Michael Herold Design for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House 2018. Antiques and gold leaf lighting combine with modern art and metallic details, such as the brass railing and dresser handles. The various patterns and visual designs are inspired by Herold’s recent trip to Europe.
This Crow's Nest Mansion in Bronxville, NY, offers guests lots of architectural design upon entering the space, from the coved ceilings to the corner fireplace with a rich, detailed mantle. The bay window lets in natural light and features a bench for extra seating, while a large Persian rug lines the floor.
The dramatic hanging chandelier makes a grand statement in this traditional foyer. An eclectic mix of accessories adds interest to the space, which is grounded by hardwood floor and a simple neutral area rug.
The interior of this historic home is just as exquisite as the exterior, with a gilded chandelier and spiral staircase that leads to the second level. Twin console tables offer a place for keys, mail and invitations to events.
This traditional entrance makes a statement with vaulted ceilings, a stunning chandelier and a sophisticated steel door. Hardwood stairs juxtapose the softer flooring in the foyer without taking away any elegance from the space.
Classic Traditional White Foyer With Spiral Staircase
Capiz mosaic tile shimmers on the stair risers, adding a coastal look to this traditional foyer. White paneling and a crystal chandelier give the space a classic elegance. Wrought iron balustrades echo the Mediterranean style of the exterior.
Traditional Foyer with Marble Floors, Elaborate Moldings
The entryway of this luxury Texas retreat opens to a formal sitting area with an elaborate fireplace, as well as a curving stairway with custom wrought-iron rails. The home features Gothic architectural details and elaborate moldings, with ornate detailing and rich finishes throughout.
Two-toned wood stairs pair with wrought iron railing for an elegant Spanish-inspired staircase. A beautiful wood paneled front door leads guests into the open foyer, which features travertine tile floors.
Open Traditional Foyer With Textured Column Finish, Marble Tile Floor and Large Glass Paneled Front Door
A glass section of the large front door creates a connection between the foyer and the outside entrance. Neutral marble tile matches the cream colored walls and gives a polished look to the space. Two columns with a textured finish frame the entry and add to the grand feel of the design.