‘La Piedra’ House of 700 Tons of Hand-cut and Placed Quartz Stone With Incredible Pool Is For Sale

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“La Piedra” is the name given to this 7,500 sq ft, 5 bedroom, 6 bathroom, stone hilltop home with breathtaking swimming pool that is presently on the market for just under $8 million. (more…)

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Modern Luxury Living – The Architecture & Interior Design of the Balance Hill House.

Balance Hill House by Kirkpatrick Architects

The Balance Hill home by Kirkpatrick Architects (now The KAA Design Group) with interior design by Antonia Hutt & Associates, is situated on a dramatic hillside terrace, high above the LA basin. In addition to the home’s dramatic exterior design, inside it has regulation size bowling lanes, a glassed in wall wine storage, and a home gym in addition to the bedrooms, bathrooms, a formal dining room, kitchen, casual dining area and bar. (more…)

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Modern, Minimalist Picornell House With Dramatic Swimming Pool by John Pawson.

Minimalist Picornell House

The Picornell House in Mallorca, Spain by architect John Pawson, which began design in 2006, was just recently completed. The house appears as a modern and minimalist looking single story structure from the street view, but has a second floor on the sea-facing side and a stunning pool that projects out into the garden. (more…)

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The San Lorenzo North Showcase Villa with Marble Tiled Pool at Quinta do Lago by de Blacam and Meagher.

San Lorenzo North showcase villa

Sleek, modern architecture marks the design of this stunning Showcase House by de Blacam and Meagher Architects that sits on a golf course in Portugal’s Quinta do Lago, one of Europe’s finest luxury resorts. (more…)

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The Eco-Friendly Cresta Residence by Architect Jonathan Segal

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The 5,300 square foot Cresta Residence by architect Jonathan Segal FAIA was built entirely out of cast-in-place concrete with an open floor plan, lots of glass, fabulous mid-century modern style furnishings, a reflecting pool, a swimming pool and a roof covered with photovoltaic panels to provide almost all of the power. (more…)

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