Dubbed Helal Residence New Moon, no luxury was spared in this beautiful modern house, located in the United Arab Emirates, designed by architects Erlich. Boasting ornate details, rich finishes and luxurious features at every turn, this 35,000-sq-ft. the house is an oasis of luxury, super pool, gardens and modern architecture in the Persian Gulf desert. The architect has combined the country's Islamic roots of modern technology and a keen eye for the contemporary. A strike, the roof takes shape as a distinctive light aluminum crescent moon - the symbol of new life - hovering over a series of two-storey structures. Support the roof, dressed stone columns penetrate and reach to the sky. The structure offers a giant Bedouin tent, with football field-sized roof, faux 30 foot on each side, casting a huge shadow band ", as described by Erlich Architects. At the entrance, a inextricable network sun casts beautiful patterns on the interior. A reflecting pool flows from inside, where extravagance is beyond the imaginable. It really is heaven on Earth.
Thursday, April 30, 2009
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
The ocean view from the house of glass, steel and wood in Manhattan Beach, California, includes 2200 square feet of lifestyle on its thin, 1350-sq.-ft. half-lot. Architects in Lean Arc was separated from the norm in this cool, design house. They describe it as an "attack against the developer of housing," which takes the larger is better "approach with the single-family residences. Good things come in threes - 01 Kühlhaus has three floors, three bedrooms and three baths in a new open-concept design that really makes much of its small size. Expansive floor to ceiling windows illuminate the interior, improving the sense of space to breath, while offering 270-degree views of the Pacific Ocean. Of course, the balcony covering the front of the house really let the owners of these amazing scenery first-hand experience. Inside, cool modern finishes and accents to complement the fresh concrete, clean white walls and the warmth of wood dressing floors and ceilings. Last but not least, the modern house in California would be complete without the latest and most environmentally friendly in technology? This amazing house is equipped with photovoltaic modules that supply 100 percent of the electricity needs of the house.
Saturday, April 25, 2009
Nicknamed the White Ladybug, this modern Japanese house, cool by Atelier Tekuto departs Tokyo conventional houses. In fact, it is unique houses everywhere else. Angle walls and crisp white facade dotted with windows to make them fashionable and functional design, offering a distinctive look from the outside, while floods in the interior with natural light. Inside, modern, this two-story house echoes the outer corners of the walls, creating beautiful and irregularly shaped windows that become focal points striking, while the casting of different forms of light on walls and floors. Warm wood is a touch of luxury to that other Japanese minimalist design.
Friday, April 24, 2009
Completed in December 2008, Casa Kimball is a rental of luxury villa located on the north coast of the Dominican Republic.
Located on a cliff with a panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean, each of the eight suites has a view over the ocean.
The buildings are designed to protect views of neighboring villa lots, which increases the experience of the vast horizon beyond.
The interior spaces merge with exterior spaces, which are all designed to allow the ocean breeze in the shade of the sun throughout the year.
The light at sunset through the trees rakes, gray cast sunlight on the stone floor of light in the evening.
A long edge of the infinity pool creates a waterfront seamless across the ocean, terraces lie at the edge of the cliff to allow visitors to discover the ocean roar as the waves break on the rocks below.
Rangr Studio designed the huge window / door effort to pivot on ball bearings, with images of very fine South American wood as strong as steel.
Two finishes of local coral stone up a large part of the wall and floor finish.
The villa is approximately 20,000 square feet and includes two indoor and two outdoor lounges, a dining room with a view centered on the basin to the ocean, and open-air bar.
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Villa Altachiara house is a unique place on the Portofino promontory above a magnificent panoramic scene of the Tigullio Gulf.
The villa, one of the most beautiful oasis of charm in the world, belong to the end of the rich Countess Francesca Vacca Agusta.
Surrounded on three sides by the beautiful Mediterranean Sea, Villa Altachiara scent of pine resin mixed with the smell of salt sea, surrounded by the absolute beauty of the waves and cliffs.
It is a Victorian style villa, built by Henry Herbert, fourth Earl of Carnavon in the late 1800s.
Villa Altachiara a very elegant Victorian interiors, perfectly restored. Built on three floors, the 1.00 m² home has 30 spacious rooms, filled with light and decorated with magnificent views of the open sea.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Swedish Hill is the next project in Newport, RI based design + build firm, Aquidneck Fine Properties.
This registered LEED 3000 square foot home is designed by award-winning architects Estes / Twombly and promises to be one of southern New England is truly "green" luxury homes.
Located on four hectares protected, this beautiful hill private pension offers breath-taking to the south and west, overlooking the ocean to Montauk Point and Long Island Sound.
The house has four bedrooms (plus a guest suite on the roof with solar panels to be installed) and comes in a single family residence.
Green design features include solar domestic hot water and five per cent of all indoor heat, the house of the pool is also solar energy.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Small but sweet, this unusual 1,735-sq .- ft. home country in Denmark achieves a remarkable balance between the pastoral setting and modern architecture with a touch of originality. Designed by architects Cebra, this house has a cool black roof and the front, contrast white circuit breaker in its exterior walls to turn this house into adopting a central point in the campaign. The contemporary interior combines comfort and modern minimalist finishes. Expansive floor to ceiling windows and lighten brighten the interior open concept, strengthen the sense of space in these small rooms. Apart from the outside, the kitchen is the centerpiece of the design, boasting ultra-modern appliances and blond wood floors complemented by a dark island in the middle, reminiscent of the house from the outside black and white processing .