Category Archives: Terrace

Henbest Residence In Rancho Palos Verdes, California, USA

The residence that we’re about to present was constructed in its original form by Pierre Koenig in 1966, and it is located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, USA. It 2011, it was renovated Robert Sweet in order to meet modern standards of fine living, and we have to admit that it looks simply fabulous. The renovation process also included the expansion of the floor plan and the implementation of new finishes. Initially, the …

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SteelHouse 1 And 2 In San Francisco, California, USA

Sketched out with utmost attention to detail by Zack | de Vito Architecture, SteelHouse 1 and 2 represent two contemporary dwellings that were built on the same lot within a popular neighborhood in San Francisco, California, USA. The homes were completed in 2014 and boast eco-friendly features such as thermal-rated windows, radiant floor heating and “solar ready” structural and mechanical systems. They come with price tags of $1,750,000 each, and as …

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MM House Nhà Bè, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Inspired in its design by the typology of vernacular South East Asian stilt houses, the MM House is a 3,013-square foot masterpiece that was designed by MM++ architects. It was built in Nhà Bè, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, and it impresses with well-lit, spacious interiors complemented by equally inviting outdoor areas. The ground floor is slightly raised from the ground and incorporates the kitchen, a dining area, and a platform area, …

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House At Jardin Del Sol In Tenerife, Spain

Boasting exquisite panoramas of Mount Teide and of Tenerife‘s northern coast, the House At Jardin Del Sol was completed in 2005 by Corona y P. Amaral Arquitectos. It consists of a monolithic volume made out of glass and concrete, which rests upon a timber platform located at the edge of a 984-foot cliff. The service areas as well as the bedroom are housed within a rectangular volume, which is connected to …

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Villa Além In Alentejo, Portugal

Completed in 2014, Villa Alem is a modern complex designed by Valerio Olgiati and located in Alentejo, Portugal. The project is a part of a rural, hilly landscape that has no shortage of old cork oaks. Boasting a secluded garden as well as a contemporary residence, the Villa Alem project is surrounded by walls that flaunt heights of up to 18 feet in order to ensure shading. The walls resemble petals …

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Sumptuous Navesink River Estate In New Jersey, United States

Built in 2004 within one of the most affluent areas of New Jersey, this luxurious residence can be found just a stone’s throw away from the Navesink River estuary. It costs $14.7 million and impresses with an elegant, imposing exterior design and with incredibly luxurious living conditions. This place gives off a feeling of elegance and fine taste that’s very hard to match or surpass. It boasts 9 lavish bedrooms, 9 …

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Sands Point Residence In Long Island, New York

Sands Point is a luxurious home that was designed by Narofsky Architecture and was built on a wonderful site in Long Island, New York.  The residence accommodates three generations of the same family and provides comfortable living conditions for each resident in spacious and well-appointed bedrooms. When it comes to socialization and entertainment, the family can gather in a great public space found at the core of the abode. This area …

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Malva House In Brasília, Brazil

Malva House was built within a gated community in Brasilia in 2014 following a design by Bloco Arquitetos. It boasts 3,939 square feet of living space and spreads on a single level according to its owners’ requirements. The most important areas of the abode are focused around a central courtyard that brings plenty of natural light within while offering fantastic relaxation opportunities. The living areas open up completely to the courtyard, …

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