This picturesque urban residence is the private home of Steven and Carole Whiting of the Melbourne based design firm Whiting Architects. Dubbed as the dream barn to home conversion, the house retains some of it’s traditional essence through the brick and timber exterior while feature a full-on industrial chic interior design scheme. Continue reading to view additional images.
Tranquil lifestyle in the most exclusive Jonkerhoek valley bordering on Stellenbosch. This magnificent 4.5ha property is ideal for horse and nature lovers and offers breathtaking mountain views. Surrounded by some of the most exclusive wine farms in the valley. The main homestead is surrounded by beautiful old oak trees and comprises of 5 bedrooms. There is a manager’s house and also three income producing cottages. Easy driving distance to schools, shops and all amenities. This farm is bordered by Stellenbosch’s most famous Eerste River. Continue reading to view additional images of the property.
Burlington Lodge Studios is located in a cobbled mews between Fulham Road and New Kings Road. This unique two bedroom studio style house is set in a private gated courtyard with off street parking and is presented in pristine condition after recent refurbishment. The main feature of the property is a huge reception space with a great open plan kitchen. The room has fabulous light with huge ceiling windows. There is also a large master bedroom suite with a walk through dressing room and an elegant en suite bathroom featuring a roll top bath. There is also a further double bedroom with en suite bathroom and a large storage area. Continue reading to view additional images.
Mary-Kate Olsen recently became engaged to her longtime boyfriend Olivier Sarkozy and the pair have reportedly bought this $13.5 million Manhattan townhouse. Located on the city’s east side in Turtle Bay Gardens the home previously belonged to painter David Deutsch and currently features a quirky gothic style interior. Continue reading to view additional images of the property.
Invite the garden indoors with Herve Gambs’s exquisite topiary mixed couture roses diffuser. Spray your favourite interior fragrance onto the petals and the base for a long-lasting scent to fill your home. The romantic arrangement is the perfect gift to demonstrate blossoming love and affection. The piece is handmade in France. Available to Order Now from LaneCrawford.com.
Spectacular Steven Gambrel designed, five story, elevator townhouse totally recreated with a gut renovation completed in 2009 and upgraded in 2012 to make this the most livable, lovable West Village home. Highlights include, English Basement Eat-in Kitchen that is connected to large family/dining room and outdoor sitting area. Gracious parlor and formal living room. Fireplaces abound! Five en-suite bedrooms. Decadent master bedroom floor with private terrace and spectacular double bathroom and two walk in closets. A beautiful roof deck with summer kitchen and outdoor shower top off this incredible home. Continue reading to view additional images.
A magnificent 17th-Century chateau set within its own estate walls in Bar-Sur-Loup. This elegant French chateau is a beautifully renovated family home set on stunning grounds that include a lovely pool and tennis court with views of the mountainside. The traditional architecture and parkland setting within the estate walls help to create the secluded and private oasis of the property. Continue reading to view additional images.
A beautiful Georgian family house set in its own immaculate mature grounds and located within very easy reach of London. Located at the end of a long tree lined driveway, Beel House is a superb Georgian Home set in very private gardens and grounds. The wonderful bright accommodation benefits from a very adaptable layout providing a good mix of both elegant formal reception rooms and comfortable family living. Of particular note is the addition of the swimming pool complex which includes a large indoor pool, an integrated spa and a steam room. The gardens and grounds both compliment the property and offer privacy, providing a wonderful setting. Flanked by a beautiful terrace leading to the formal gardens the property makes full use of the outside space. The grounds comprise formal areas, wild flower meadows and a walled garden. Continue reading to view additional images.
Hotel Azucar is a resort located in Veracruz, Mexico, founded by hotelier Carlos Couturier, who has created some of Mexico’s coolest venues. Named after the sugar cane that grows in the area, Couturier wanted the Azucar to have a natural, anti-design feel. Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the spot seems to achieve this vision with it’s thatched roof buildings, white-on-white interior palette mixed with hand selected pieces of driftwood and antique furnishings from Couturier’s grandparent’s farm. Continue reading to view additional images and information.
Antoinette Poisson is a Parisian interiors atelier named after the 18th century courtesan Madame de Pompadour. Located on Place de la Bastille, the store specializes in wall-papers which are hand-printed and sold by the sheet or made to order. Additionally you can hire out the Antoinette Poisson team for full interior design consultations to bring this elegant aesthetic to more than just the walls of your home. For more information visit AntoinettePoisson.com.
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