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Beautiful Houses: The Abbotsford Warehouse Apartments

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Abbotsford Warehouse Apartments, located in Melbourne, Australia is a project by ITN Architects. The architects converted this former Catholic Technical College into two, three storey warehouse apartments by removing the roof, retaining the lower floors and constructing a new upper floor which has been set back on all sides to create upper decks and balconies. We couldn't find a lot of information about the project but we believe the images communicate a lot about the apartments. The apartments are super stylish and beautiful. The industrial look, the concrete, wood and bricks combination are unique and create a modern and cozy environment, definitely a great place to live ;) Check out ITN Architects website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily.

Beautiful Houses: Modern Loft Inside Victorian Westbourne Grove Church

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... This modern loft inside the Victorian Westbourne Grove Church, located in London is a project by DOS Architects. The architects renovated the top two floors of Westbourne Grove Church, a Baptist chapel initially built in 1953. The church is located in Notting Hill, London and now counts with new highly contemporary interiors where a double high space acts as the core of the loft. This loft is simply marvelous. The beautiful contemporary design, the colors, details and materials are inspiring and create an awesome environment, definitely a great place to live ;) Check out DOS Architects website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Freshome.

Beautiful Houses: W House in Chile

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The W House, located in Huentelauquen, Chile is a project by 01Arq. I couldn't find details about the project on their website but I believe the images are good enough to show the beauty of the project. The mix of glass, stone, concrete and wood in this house is amazing. The floor to celling windows allow full advantage of the breathtaking view, this is definitely a great place to live ;) Check out 01Arq website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily. Photos by Aryeh Kornfeld, Mauricio Fuertes

Beautiful Houses: Dani Ridge house in Big Sur California

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Dani Ridge house, located in Big Sur California is a project by Carver + Schicketanz. In order to conceal this home from its uphill neighbors a shelf was cut into the narrow slice of grassland located between an access road on one side and the steep slopes of the West Coast on the other. The uphill land extends as a green roof over the underground portions of the home-terminating on the gently curved roof of the living room. All utilities, including the 5000 gallon water storage tank, were placed underground in order to preserve the surrounding landscape. This house is breathtaking. The stones and the huge windows overlooking the ocean are amazing. Definitely a great place to live ;) Check out Carver + Schicketanz website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Robert Canfield

Beautiful Houses: Ber house in South Africa

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Ber house, located in Midrand, South Africa is a project by Nico van der Meulen Architects. The client wanted a contemporary, iconic house without unnecessary rooms, open plan and airy. The house has 4 suites, a living area and a large study that works as a home office. The place was designed in a simple rectangular shape with the living rooms in the centre, surrounded by a koi pond and a pool. This house is really beautiful and clean. The open spaces, the living room surrounding the pool and the materials create a modern and cozy environment, definitely a great place to live ;) Check out Nico van der Meulen Architects website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by David Ross, Barend Robertse and Victoria Pilcher

Beautiful Houses: Hillcrest House in Canada

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Hillcrest House, located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada is a project by Victoria Design Group. Once again we couldn't find details about the project but we believe the images tell a lot about the house so check it out. This house is really beautiful and elegant. The material combinations, open spaces and huge windows are incredible. My favorite part is definitely the kitchen, want to cook there ;) Check out Victoria Design Group website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Vince Klassen

Beautiful Houses: Interior Design by Oleg Trofimov

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... Oleg Trofimov, a russian interior designer created a master piece with this apartment. He shows that you we can have a really nice outcome when smartly using interior design techniques such as sliding walls and hidden furniture elements to mage spaces look larger while looking clean and beautiful. I couldn't find further details about the projects but I believe the photos explain a lot. This apartment is minimalist, beautiful and stylish. It is the living proof that we don't need a lot of space to have an amazing apartment. After a lot of huge houses I decided to post something "more doable" so I was thrilled to bump into this apartment, which is definitely a great place to live. ;) Check out Oleg Trofimov website to know more about his work. See you next time. We found this house at Design Milk.

Beautiful Houses: Middle Park House in Australia

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Middle Park House, located in Melbourne, Australia is a project collaboration by Kerry Phelan Design Office + Chamberlain Javens Architects. This project involved major extensions and alterations to a significant 1930’s property opposite the bay in Middle Park. Their brief was to retain the existing home and add more relaxed living spaces with better access to the pool and garden. The 1930’s home has been restored and the extension has been designed to complement the early modern architecture of the original structure. This renovation looks amazing. The neutral palette, the wood and the bricks create a beautiful and modern place, definitely a great place to live. ;) Check out Kerry Phelan Design Office + Chamberlain Javens Architects websites for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily. Photos by Derek Swalwell

Beautiful Houses: Weekend House in Bus, Czech Republic

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Weekend House located in Bus, Czech Republic is a project by Markéta Cajthamlová. I couldn't find a lot of information about the house in their website but the the house is so beautiful that I decided to show it anyways. I loved the wood and huge glass windows, the views are also amazing. This house is to cool to be only a weekend house, I would definitely live here. ;) Check out Markéta Cajthamlová website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily. Photos by Ester Havlová

Beautiful Houses: East House in Australia

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The East House, located in Byron Bay, Australia is a project by Built-Environment Practice. Conversion of 1990s brick and tile beach house to a modern, open-plan sustainable living environment. Designed to optimize northern solar access, cross-ventilation, and thermal comfort without heating or air conditioning. I can definitely see myself living here. The materials, open spaces, natural light and floor plan are really beautiful. This house has everything a beach house should have, perfect. ;) Check out Built-Environment Practice website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by David Taylor

Beautiful Houses: The Royal Penthouse II in Australia

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Royal Penthouse II located in Newcastle, Australia is a project by Coco Republic. The impressive floor plan of this three bedroom penthouse located right on Newcastle Beach needed a comprehensive interior fit out that was luxurious, coastal and complementary to the streamline architecture of the building. Over a 5 month period the Penthouse was transformed into its current state. Soft natural materials of timber, stone, washed linens and jute combined to achieve a light, soft palette that offers easy living, whilst referencing the coastal environment beyond in a harmonious way. This penthouse is breathtaking. Definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out Coco Republic website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Steve Back

Beautiful Houses: House in Itaipava, Brazil

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Itaipava House, located in Itaipava, Brazil is a project by Cadas Arquitetura. Once again we couldn't find details about the project but we believe the images communicate enough. This house is really beautiful. The place is modern, cozy, clean and elegant. The wood and high ceiling are my favorites. Definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out Cadas Arquitetura website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Denilson Machado and Decio Daniel.

Beautiful Houses: Lai Residence in Taiwan

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Lai Residence in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan is a project by PMK+Designers. This two-story penthouse apartment embodies many of PMK’s ideas about integration between space, architecture, urban living, and spirituality into everyday life. We couldn't find the designer's website and their Facebook page doesn't have a lot of informations, but the images are stunning, check it out. This penthouse is breathtaking. Spaces, materials and decoration are elegant, clean and modern, creating an amazing apartment. Definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out PMK+Designers Facebook page for further images from this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Joey Liu.

Beautiful Houses: Go Vap House in Vietnam

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Go Vap House in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietmam is a project by MM++ Architects. I couldn't find details about the house at their website but I believe the images communicate a lot. The house was designed for a couple with 3 young kids. This house is beautiful and clean. Wide spaces, great choice of materials and the indoor garden created a really inspiring house, definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out MM++ Architects website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily. Photos by Nam Bui.

Beautiful Houses: Curved House in Missouri

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Curved House in Springfield, Missouri is a project by Hufft Projects. The Curved House is a modern residence with distinctive lines. Conceived in plan as a U-shaped form, this residence features a courtyard that allows for a private retreat to an outdoor pool and a custom fire pit. A signature masonry wall gently curves in two places signifying both the primary entrance and the western wall of the pool cabana. An eclectic and vibrant material palette of brick, Spanish roof tile, Ipe, Western Red Cedar, and various interior finish tiles add to the dramatic expanse of the residence. The client’s interest in suitability is manifested in numerous locations, which include a photovoltaic array on the cabana roof, a geothermal system, radiant floor heating, and a design which provides natural daylighting and views in every room. The Curved House is super elegant and beautiful. The materials combinations, the glass, the wide spaces and the interiors create a modern and cozy space, definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out Hufft Projects website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Mike Sinclair.

Beautiful Houses: +HOUSE in Canada

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The +HOUSE in Mulmur, Ontario, Canada is a project by Superkül Inc Architect. Designed for a client with environmental sensitivities, +HOUSE is a manifestation of a sustainable and healthy approach to building that does not sacrifice design. Sited facing the bank of a stream-fed pond, this four-season house is nestled into a natural slope. Extensive 14-ft high glazing offers expansive views of the landscape and access to a full-length deck. Bedrooms are located on opposite ends of the rectangular plan, book-ending the open living spaces. This house is breathtaking. Both interiors and exterior were beautifully designed and the result is an elegant, clean and modern house. The views are also inspiring, definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out Superkül Inc Architect website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at Contemporist. Photos by Shai Gil.

Beautiful Houses: Marbella in Spain

The idea in this series is to show beautiful and inspiring houses. Houses that are remarkable for its design, elegance, elements, concept or simply because they are beautiful. So if you like architecture, interior design and beautifully designed houses, you are at the right spot. Check out this week beautiful house and stay tuned for more... The Marbella house is a project by A-cero. I couldn't find a lot of information on their website but I believe the images speak for themselves. And also, in a house this beautiful, we can leave the details for our imagination. This place is amazing. Materials, colors, spaces and shapes, everything is beautiful. In a place like this even the garage looks good ;) Definitely a great place to live! ;) Check out A-cero website for further details about this and other projects. See you next time. We found this house at ArchDaily.