Stacked stone steps lead to a charming, arched front door that gains entrance to this Mediterranean-inspired home's fairy tale-esque courtyard. Whimsical house numbers and lush, casual plantings add to the home's rustic and welcoming vibe.
Tuscan-Inspired Courtyard with Water Feature, Fire Pit
Earth, fire and water – this Tuscan-inspired courtyard in Southern California has every element in place. With ample plantings in both containers and beds, the garden has a lush ambiance that ushers users out of the city and straight into an oasis of relaxation. Square terra cotta tiles kick up the charm and add a unique touch.
Private Mediterranean-Style Entry Courtyard Includes Fountain, Climbing Vines
A wooden gate leads to the private entrance of this Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., estate. The private entry courtyard includes a traditional fountain framed by climbing vines, lending to the Mediterranean feel of the home. The window at the back of the entry hall draws you into this inviting abode.
A roomy hot tub offers a relaxing vantage point to enjoy this dreamy, Tuscan-inspired courtyard garden. Strands of white lights stretch in neat rows above the space, creating a ceiling effect that adds to the garden's coziness.
This 19-bedroom luxury Mediterranean-style home wraps around a massive motor court showcasing a long, tiled fountain. The home's 3.5-acre grounds include an 800-foot driveway and lush, manicured grounds that offer privacy in the heart of Beverly Hills.
An arched stone gate with a weathered doorway leads to the heavily landscaped courtyard of this Spanish-style home in Austin. A stone fountain provides a focal point and the serene sound of trickling water. Light stone finishes contrast with dark woods throughout the home.
The script over the door leading to this Mediterranean stone courtyard and separate guest room says it well. "Good Friends are always welcome." The ornate wrought iron door enhances the style of the space.
A pair of welcoming outdoor sofas flank a long, narrow fire pit in this Tuscan-inspired California courtyard, inviting conversation. Lush plantings grace containers throughout the space, adding to its warmth and charm.
Nestled in the heart of Hume Castle, this quaint courtyard provides a space for quiet reflection. Beneath the Mediterranean tile, elegant Gothic arches create visual interest and complement the circle of trimmed hedges.
Variegated concrete pavers with an arabesque form give this kitchen courtyard the impression of age. The wrought-iron window grates, lanterns and gate, as well as the fountain opposite the doors, enhance the Spanish sensibility.