First-time home buyers and veteran home owners alike look for ideas and vision when it comes time to look for a new house. Remodeling projects can also benefit from a spark of creativity spurred by viewing great houses that you love. HomeDSGN has gathered fabulous homes from across the world and design style spectrum to feed your need for beautiful house inspiration.
Rotterdam-based studio 24H Architects has designed two townhouses in Leiden, a city and municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland in The Netherlands.
According to the architects, the facade of each home, obviously inspired by the Art Nouveau style, is an echo of the “canyon” that “flows through the house and encloses the stairs.”
By admin • May 9, 2011
Designed by Frits de Vries Architect, this single-family contemporary residence in the Dunbar neighborhood of Vancouver is the first LEED Platinum home certified by LEED for Homes in Western Canada.
The 3,070 square-foot house was built by Natural Balance Development and recently honored with a 2011 RAIC Award of Excellence for Green Building.
This 3,262 Square foot home is located in Mill Valley, a city in Marin County, California, about 4 miles north of San Francisco via the Golden Gate Bridge.
The five bedroom, three bathroom single family home with a feel of a modern-day farmhouse was recently sold for $1,965,000, according to real estate agents Payton and Binnings.
Bruce Stafford Architects have completely renovated an existing house that was originally an 80′s style multi-tenancy building in Sydney, Australia.
Only the external walls were retained to comply with the approved council envelope.
A completely new look for the house was designed, both inside and out. Dramatic views of the harbor and the site’s natural amenities were maximized.
By admin • May 6, 2011
By admin • May 5, 2011
Have you ever dreamed of relaxing yourself on a hot tub in a treehouse?
Well, this dream is now reality, thanks to French treehouse builder Canopée Construction that has completed last winter this beautiful treehouse in Montauban, a commune in the Midi-Pyrénées region in southern France, 31 miles (50km) north of Toulouse.
By admin • May 4, 2011
Located atop of Långedragsberg Hill, only 1,600 feet from the sea, this sculptural three bedroom three bathroom residence offers fantastic sea view of the southern archipelago of Gothenburg, Sweden.
The entire home is built of lightweight concrete with large windows throughout the three floors, and amazing terraces facing both south and west.
This 5,080 square foot contemporary home is offered at $4.77 million.
Originally constructed in 1867 as the Church of Palms, this historic building located in Brisbane, Australia, was converted into a luxury home by Australian practice Willis Greenhalgh Architects.
The now contemporary residence features a large gourmet kitchen, a wine cellar, a saltwater swimming pool, three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a mezzanine area with study, a library and media room and landscaped gardens.
The luxury house is composed of three seperate rusted steel and glass cubes, each with a unique and dynamic view of the Soronan desert.