One of the great things about having a lakefront house is not just the view of the serene water body in the distance but also the fantastic natural landscape that surrounds it. Nestled in a fairy-tale-like setting on the bank of in Italy this heavenly retreat leaves you mesmerized with its sights and sounds.
In the past we have seen some amazing penthouses and New York City townhouses that have swept us off our feet with their grandeur. The innovative architects at Turett are at the forefront of this smart trend that not only turns narrow townhouses into sensational modern homes but also gives old structures a dazzling new lease on life. Transforming a that was also used as a painter’s studio into a handsome home for a family of four this latest project from Turett is another brilliant case in point!
The lower level of the first structure contains the living area dining space and kitchen in an open floor plan. Warm wooden surfaces trendy Tom Dixon pendant lights and large sliding glass doors give the home an abundance of textural contrast.
We often are so obsessed with designing the perfect home that we forget about making it a fun cheerful and at the very least an inhabitable space. The catalog look with super sleek surfaces simple straight lines and bland neutrals is not a look that works for everyone.
A lovely outdoor deck and lounge extend the living area outside while the soothing interior is dominated by white and other gentle neutral shades. Despite using the traditional pitched roof the interior is contemporary at every turn and the high ceiling actually ends up adding to the majesty of the home.