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.
By admin • Mar 18, 2011
The Leavitt Residence is an extensive renovation of a 1920’s mercantile building in the Chicago neighborhood of Bucktown, Illinois.
The project that incorporates dramatic new design gestures while maintaining a respect for the original building was designed by Seattle-based architecture firm Miller Hull Partnership and realized with the help of Studio Dwell.
This 8,600 square foot three story home features five bedroom, four bathrooms, and is offered at $3,095,000 at the time of writing.
Check out the video below for more details.
By admin • Mar 17, 2011
Auckland-based Architecture firm Patterson Associates has sent us photos of the Summer Street Bach project.
This home was designed by Andrew Patterson in 1993 and won most major Architectural Awards in the country in the following year.
Ten years later it was listed amongst one of the 50 best Residential buildings in New Zealand by “Home and Garden”.
Phoenix-based architectural firm Chen+Suchart Studio has designed the Sosnowski Residence in a 1950’s era dense neighborhood of Tempe, Arizona.
The U-shaped 3,427 square-foot home offers three bedrooms, three bathrooms.
All the lower level rooms open to the peaceful inner-courtyard outdoor swimming pool.
Lori Dennis has designed the interior of the Blue Jay Residence, located just above the Sunset Strip in one of the prestigious “Bird Streets” of Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.
Walls of glass in every room open to patios and balconies throughout and out to sensational views from Downtown to the Ocean.
The 1,762 square-foot Nakameguro home designed by Japanese Studio LEVEL Architects is located in Meguro-ku, one of the municipalities of Tokyo, Japan.
The three story residence is equipped with a slide integrated into it that connects all three floors.
A staircase wraps around one side of the rectangular house and the slide encircles the other, giving the residents the option to descend by the stairs or by slide.
Located in Leiria, Portugal, this unique minimalist white house was designed by architects firm Aires Mateus & Associados.
“The private areas are at street level under the plot, around a central courtyard with rooms opening to private patios in a intimate environment.
The living rooms are around a void, that collects light from above and gazes the castle at the city center.”
For our first treehouse featured on HomeDSGN, we have chosen one of the most romantic place in Belgium, les Cabanes de Marie, nestled in the majestic treetops of the park that surrounds Château de la Rocq.
You are welcomed in a charming environment, full of luxury and comfort.
Les Cabanes de Marie invite you to spend an exceptional moment of calm surrounded by nature, in a luxury cabin designed by Alain Laurens and his team, perched 13 feet off the ground and equipped with a full bathroom!
By admin • Mar 14, 2011
According to RT Edgar, this two bedroom, one bathroom home is “situated only moments from Hawksburn Village and formerly the stables of a Wheel-Wright.
The 120 year old building is now a totally unique, uber cool, private and enchanting home with a private and secluded walled garden.
Upon entering the stables you are presented with high vaulted ceilings and exposed trusses, huge open plan living and dining with open fireplace, entire 1st floor master suite, 2nd double bedroom or study/library, separate dressing room, chef’s kitchen with a massive 13 foot long American cherry wood bench and large master bathroom with elevated spa.”
Proto Homes, a Californian home builder, has completed their first house, the Sunlight Residence.
Located in Baldwin Hills, a neighborhood of Los Angeles, this 2,650 square feet residence includes a garage, three bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms.
At the time of writing, this brand new contemporary home is offered at $850,000.
The Lift residence is a single family home located in the residential district of downtown Sendai, Japan.
Designed by Architectural studio Apollo Architects and Associates to accommodate a couple and their three children, this 1,334 square-foot all black house features an impressive cantilevered structure.
Situated on a prime elevated allotment in Caloundra’s Kings Beach in Australia, this four level home is described as one of “the most spectacular that the beautiful Sunshine Coast has to offer.”
The four bedroom, four bathroom contemporary home has commanding 360 degrees rooftop views of the ocean, Caloundra city, the Glasshouse Mountains and hinterland.
This 7,438 square foot residence features a 25 meter lap pool, a 5 car garage with showroom window to living area, a rooftop putting green, an elevator to three levels, a fully equipped bar, a temperature controlled wine cellar, a large gym and steam room and is on sale at the time of writing.