All posts with tag:ancient mansion

Every photo of this lovely English country cottage is like a postcard – the home is too perfect to be real. A wonderful stone facade, entwined with greenery, like good wine – it only gets better with age. You can shoot movies in the interiors of the house, as they look and feel so cozy…

This beautiful 19th-century townhouse on the island of Mallorca retains much of the charm of past times, while clever infusions of contemporary decor add chic style to the interiors. The house is not very large, and the rooms are quite modest in size, but the arches, high ceilings and large windows provide a sufficient amount…

Looking at the charming traditional facade of this ancient cottage in the suburbs of Paris, it’s hard to believe that the inside is so bright and modern. After a major renovation, its interiors now feature plenty of natural light, open space and modern decor, although the charm of a lovely French country home is still…

Not all traditional Swedish houses are the same in their contents. There are also such interesting surprises as this old cottage an hour’s drive from Stockholm – it looks quite typical from the outside, but the interiors are impressive. It retains the magnificent ambiance of a rich, historic estate with painted walls, wallpaper and elegant…

The renovation project of this unique farmhouse in the Italian region of Lombardy stands on three pillars: wonderful traditional architecture (there was a farm on this site already in the 10th century), bright modern design and closeness to nature. The designers played beautifully on the contrasts of historical and modern, thanks to which the updated…

The graceful historical architecture and luxuriously landscaped grounds still remind us that in the 19th century this beautiful mansion with a pink faсade in Portugal belonged to the family of a local count and countess. The new owners honor and protect their unique home’s heritage, and have not made any changes to the outlook. But…

This gorgeous 1904 Victorian mansion in New Orleans went through several unsuccessful renovations in the ’80s and ’90s, leaving all its charm essentially hidden behind layers of tacky renovations. Therefore, Lafayette Studio had the task of clearing the interiors and exterior of all unnecessary, and rediscovering the timeless grace of historical home. Although the updated…

From the outside, this country cottage in California has a rather modest, but neat and attractive exterior: wooden shingles, black facade, large windows and trees trying to get inside. But in the interiors, many original details have been preserved, reminiscent of the age of the house – it was built back in 1910. These include…

In the interiors, of this historic townhouse in Mallorca, Durietz Design perfectly combines the aesthetics of modern comfort with original details of the past. The house is located next to the central square of the historic town of Soller and was built over 100 years ago in a traditional style. Many of the home’s original…