The living room presents an exclusive combination of contrasting textures thanks to the use of exposed brick walls in black and wooden wall paneling in an innovative manner. This gives the living area a contemporary yet timeless appeal even as the large low-slung tufted sofa steals the show.
The scenic setting of in Seattle is home to some of the best lakeside retreats on the planet and the lovely Courtyard House definitely tops the list. Crafted with care by DeForest Architects the four-bedroom three-bathroom house offers stunning views of the distant Mount Rainier and is draped in a cozy layer of wood!
Located in this hip neighborhood is the two-story that has been given a sparkling new facelift by Christiano Homes. The elegantly remodeled home embraces a distinct mid-century modern vibe while showcasing a breezy contemporary style.
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.
As in the case of the 10 modern home designs that we featured earlier we are ending our journey across the best lakefront homes exactly where we began: on the banks of. The Madrona Private House has a street façade that is specifically designed to keep away any prying eyes while the rear of the home offers some extravagant views of the scenery outside. Warm earthen tones coupled with grey are used inside and the public spaces are housed on the top two floors to maximize the views.
Using the simple yet classic form of a home with a pitched roof the timeless silhouette of the structure plays a big part in creating that dreamy appeal! With the extensive use of glass and a refined interior this Italian escape by Marco Pava promises to rejuvenate and refresh you instantly!
When we talk of lakeside homes the first image that comes to mind is of traditional or modern retreats that borrow from the classic cabin style. While some of the remarkable lakefront residences that we already showcased challenge this stereotype this fascinating home in Carinthia by Spado Architects shatters that myth completely! Minimal at every turn this house employs translucent white glass panels and concrete to merge privacy with unabated lake views.