homedsgn logo homedsgn logo

House

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.

Wrights Terrace Residence: Stables Conversion in Sydney

By • 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.”

More…

pinterest button

The Sunlight Residence from Proto Homes

By • Mar 13, 2011

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.

More…

pinterest button

Almondel Residence by Mcleod Bovell

By • Mar 13, 2011

The Almondel Residence was designed in 2009 by Lisa Bovell of Mcleod Bovell.

Located in West Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada, this 7,260 square foot luxury house took over three years to design and build after the existing home was brought down to its foundations.

More…

pinterest button

Modern Black Home in Japan

By • Mar 12, 2011

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.

More…

pinterest button

Burgess Residence in Caloundra

By • Mar 12, 2011

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.

More…

pinterest button

Open Air Sculpture House in Warsaw by Marek Rytych Architekt

By • Mar 12, 2011

Poland-based architectural firm Marek Rytych Architekt has designed this contemporary 4,300 square-foot house in the suburbs of Warsaw, Poland.

More…

pinterest button

Before and After: the North Eagle Project by Jeremy Levine

By • Mar 11, 2011

Jeremy Levine has completed the North Eagle project, a complete remodel and an addition of 500 square feet to an existing house of 1,500 square feet.

The project includes roof decks, interior courtyards and passive and active ‘green’ technology, to integrate the house in its environment.

More…

pinterest button

The Meera House by Guz Architects

By • Mar 11, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Meera House is another Singapore’s dream home designed by Guz Architects.

This house is located on a new housing estate on the island of Sentosa adjacent to Singapore.

The plots are not large and neighboring buildings are built close to the sides of each house.

More…

pinterest button

Hemeroscopium House by Ensamble Studio (Video)

By • Mar 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Completed in 2008, the Hemeroscopium House is like no other house.

Located in Madrid and designed by Ensamble Studio, the 4,300 square-foot residence is an impressive combination of heavy infrastructural pieces.

The entire structure took the studio a year to engineer but only a week to build. Check out the video below to see how.

More…

pinterest button

Carrara House by Andres Remy Arquitectos

By • Mar 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Argentinian architect firm Andres Remy Arquitecos has completed the Carrara House project in 2010.

Located in Pilar, a city in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the 7,100 square-foot two-story residence sits at the back of an irregular lot.

More…

pinterest button

Impressive Church Conversion in San Francisco

By • Mar 9, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The owner of this former church overlooking San-Francisco’s Mission Dolores Park converted it into a single-family home with three bedrooms.

The church built in 1909, was bought in 2007 by commercial property developer Siamak Akhavan.  The brick exterior was upgraded, leaks were repaired, new floors added, and stain-glass windows restored.

More…

pinterest button

Dwell’s Founder First Home

By • Mar 9, 2011

Dwell founder Lara Hedberg Deam renovated her cabin in downtown Mill Valley, California in the late 1990s.

Here is the house as it looks today, thanks to architect Chris Deam, Lara’s husband.

More…

pinterest button

Nove 2 Residence in Aspen by Studio B

By • Mar 8, 2011

Aspen-based architectural firm Studio B Architects has sent us some photos of the Nove 2 project.

Located in Aspen, Colorado, this 3,200 square foot single family home was completed in fall 2009 to accommodate a single owner who required “a small private house to display an extensive art collection”.

More…

pinterest button

Casas del Sol Resort in Thailand

By • Mar 8, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Casas del Sol is a Resort of Koh Tao, an island in Thailand located near the western shore of the Gulf of Thailand.

The resort is composed of five villas, each equipped with a swimming pool, large living areas, two bedrooms, two bathrooms (single bathroom in the fifth one).

More…

pinterest button

Mc Leod House by John McLeod Architect

By • Mar 7, 2011

John Mcleod Architect has designed the McLeod residence in 2008.

Located in Middlebury, Vermont, the home is sited, shaped, and organized with a respect for the sun, the climate, the topography, the road, and the community.

More…

pinterest button

Lookout House by Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects

By • Mar 7, 2011

Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects recently completed a gut renovation and extension of this single-family luxury residence.

Located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, the Lookout House, as a sustainable project, integrates geothermal heating and cooling systems, renewable materials like bamboo floors and eco-friendly paints and finishes.

More…

pinterest button

Harkavy House by Robert Gurney Architect

By • Mar 6, 2011

The Harkavy residence was designed by Us architect Robert Gurney.

Built in 2009, this 2,900 square foot single-family house is located  in Potomac, Maryland (USA), on a one acre, wooded lot, adjacent to park land outside of Washington DC.

More…

pinterest button