When it comes to designing urban homes located on a compact lot in a busy neighborhood one key factor is the balance between privacy and the smart utilization of available space. Located in the iconic city of the is a stylish private hub that combines a touch of minimalism with contemporary aesthetics and inviting warmth.
Sophisticated modern homes with a minimalist edge are often portrayed as ultra-sleek structures using just glass and glossy stone that are a touch bland and monotonous. Yet this gorgeous contemporary home in will change your view about embracing minimalism and how it can be altered to create a nature-centric home.
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.
The top floor houses the private spaces and a gorgeous balcony that overlooks the backyard and pool area. It is amazing how with the smart use of wall art throw pillows and carefully curated decor the villa has a refreshing and fun vibe which takes it beyond the appeal of a mundane contemporary space. A lavish pool and lounge area outside and brilliant LED lighting complete this vibrant home with a lively spirit!
The interior is connected seamlessly with the large deck outside and the panoramic views become an organic part of the indoors. Blurring this line between the interior and the outdoors played an important role in giving the small house a ‘vacation retreat’ vibe.
The exterior of the house is clad in black to set it apart from the other homes in the area. A gives the façade its unique look while keeping the sun away. Designed by David Edelman Architects the L-shaped home is spread across two different levels with the lower level housing the public spaces and the top floor containing the private quarters.
Spectacular contemporary and opulent this amazing Lakeside home in could well be that secret retreat where Mr. Bond goes to relax between his high-profile chases across the planet! Designed by John Robert Nilsson this fabulous getaway is the perfect example of combining nature with luxury while keeping the design simple and minimal.