This modern home is sited ideally to take advantage of its rugged hillside lot. The house is characterized by clean, geometric lines and large planes of glass, allowing the owners and their guests sweeping views of the surrounding terrain.
Long, low lines characterize the architecture of this modern California home, nestled into a hilltop in Sonoma County wine country. An al fresco dining space is sheltered from the sun by a sleek patio roof, meanwhile enjoying stunning views. The dining area, as well as a pair of modern chaise longues, overlook a contemporary swimming pool.
A private bench offers a tranquil space to enjoy the exquisite views of the bay on the grassy, outdoor grounds. Strategically placed fire-pits add warmth for cooler nights so the glorious outdoor space can be used all year long.
Sleek, Modern Backyard with Large-Scale Pool and Hot Tub
An enormous pool and hot tub turn the backyard of this modern California home into the perfect spot for entertaining large groups of guests. Glass walls erase the separation between indoors and out, while ample outdoor lighting means the entire property can be enjoyed any time, day or night.
Contemporary Pool With a Neutral Stone Poolhouse and Shaded Outdoor Space
This sunny pool area features built-in steps that lead to a neutral stone poolhouse. Neutral tile stairs with metal railings lead the way to an outdoor area with a wood paneled overhang, providing a shaded place to relax.
Contemporary Outdoor Living Room With Colorful Accents
Contemporary patio furniture pieces make for a comfortable sitting area for this outdoor living room. A brightly colored striped area rug defines the space, and pillows with matching shades of orange create a cohesive look.
Palm trees and other tropical plants trim the perimeter of this neutral stone pool and patio area, complete with brown wicker outdoor furniture and lounge chairs. Indoor and outdoor lighting illuminate the home against the nighttime sky.
A quaint, but luxurious Gothic Revival structure stands in the midst of modern high rises along Australia's Darling Point peninsula. The fully restored home features a luxury backyard retreat complete with an infinity-edge pool and spa.
Clean lines and stone finishes make this courtyard feel sophisticated while lily pads add a feeling of enchantment. Concrete pavers not only guide visitors to the front of the home, but also appear to be floating right over the lotus pond.