All posts with tag:country house

This home on Shelter Island, New York, is an interesting and modern interpretation of a country cottage that is visited only on weekends and on holidays. We can say the American version of our summer cottages. However, the modest exterior should not mislead you; well-thought-out and stylish interiors are hidden inside. Especially noteworthy is the…

This magnificent old house is located in the picturesque countryside of the Spanish region of Extemadura. If you ignore the modern objects and decor, one would think that life stopped here more than a hundred years ago. The owners carefully preserved the original finishes and most of the furniture and tableware, while perfectly fitting modern…

Designer Irina Raikher managed to create a fresh modern version of a country cottage for her family’s holidays in Perm. The home is quite compact, only 76 sq. m, with barn style architecture, which is why the living room has high ceilings and a mezzanine. The interiors are decorated in beautiful shades of green with…

This wooden cabin in Sweden is the perfect option for those looking for a weekend getaway into a real winter with snowdrifts and skiing. It is small, built entirely of wood right in the mountain forest, inside decorated in the best traditions of Scandinavian interiors. A large wall-to-ceiling window into the living room gives the…

And although this is a traditional summer house in Denmark, the location and atmosphere here are so good that life in it is in full swing all year round. It’s worth starting with the fact that the cottage is located right on the beach by the sea, and not a soul is around – own…

Famous Swedish country cottages look wonderful over time – the older the home, the more atmospheric and charming its interiors look. The owners of this purely Scandinavian cottage in the Swedish outback do not hide the fact that the house is almost a hundred years old – there are a lot of old cracked furniture,…

This holiday villa for a family in Lithuania looks very harmoniously against the backdrop of local landscapes – the laconic wooden facade does not violate the idyll of a pine forest, in the middle of which the house was built. As is often the case with modern architecture, the house has many large sliding windows…

The owners of this house are a couple of architects from New York. Together with the children, they came to these places in the north of the state for 10 years in a row to breathe fresh air and enjoy the local beauties. Recently, they decided to build a house here: stylish, modern and functional….

Spanish studio Zooco recently completed the reconstruction of an old rural house in the province of Cantabria in Northern Spain. The project involved the restoration of the existing building, as well as the one-story block extension with an open plan and several exits directly to the garden. The main idea of the new design was…