All posts with tag:ancient mansion

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…

This exquisite Parisian apartment belongs to the owner and creative director of the Casa Lopez design bureau Pierre Sauvage. The home is located in an old mansion of the 18th century, and this fact left its mark on the design and on the atmosphere in the house. Pierre kept the original layout and classic elements…

The owners of this Brooklyn townhouse wanted to create a home suitable for living with kids, but at the same time highlighting the history of the building, which was built in the 19th century. As a result, they agreed on a combination of classics and modern style. During the recent renovation, it was decided to…

The HistoricLes Tilleuls hotel located just 300 meters from the picturesque cliffs of Etretat in Normandy has recently been wonderfully restored. The mansion from 1738 has retained its classic look but is refreshed with bright freshly painted walls and new furniture. The undoubted gem of the house is the kitchen, which has both rustic and…

This brownstone is one of sixteen similar homes built in 1877 on Vanderbilt Avenue in Brooklyn. Almost nothing was left of the historical interiors, and the current look of the home is design in a modern style. From the front door, you immediately find yourself in the open space of the first floor: there is…

Several years ago, this family moved from Paris to a 17th-century house in the suburbs of Lyon. Owner Stephanie’s main goal was to create a family nest here: warm, light and homey. To do this, it was necessary to breathe life into an old mansion, which had been empty for over 10 years. Stephanie has…

The charming Post House hotel is housed in an 1896 building in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. The hotel is located on the main street, which a hundred years ago, and now is the main point of attraction for residents and guests of the city. There are only seven rooms in Post House, but the owners…

This Victorian home is located in the West Country area of ​​England. It was built in the 1840s for the parish priest and his nine daughters. The current owners are also a family with three children, for whom childhood will be spent in such a beautiful old house. The interior is dominated by calm natural…

Interior designers Xavi and Ignasi live in this eclectic, creative and interesting apartment in Barcelona. At first glance, the interiors seem too chaotic, but with each attentive glance, new layers and facets are revealed. It is based on tiles, doors and stucco moldings of the late 19th century, it was at this time that the…