Displaying posts labeled "Stone"

Modern Country House

Posted on Mon, 19 Mar 2018 by midcenturyjo

It’s a quintessential English country house but with a modern twist. The renovation of this 18th century home in Oxfordshire by has resulted in a light-filled family home with all the mod cons while retaining period features such as the beams and inglenook fireplace. The best of both worlds.

A barn conversion in Yorkshire

Posted on Sun, 18 Mar 2018 by KiM

Nothing beats a wonderfully executed conversion, like this barn located in Yorkshire, England. I absolutely love the vintage details with some modernism via some black and yellow. Exposed beams, stone walls and tongue and groove panelling make this extra special. Available as a location home via .

The Barn

Posted on Tue, 16 Jan 2018 by midcenturyjo

Dating from the 1820s this historic stone barn in Tasmania has been lovingly restored by its architect owners. The award winning conversion keeps as much of the existing building fabric as possible. “The original sandstone walls are exposed both internally and externally. The timber shingled roof and existing beams contrast with the new kitchen and bathroom insertion. is light and open, yet simultaneously cosy. Located in Hobart’s CBD it’s the perfect base for exploring the historic Australian city. It’s definitely on my bucket list.

Living in a tower

Posted on Wed, 1 Mar 2017 by KiM

Forget those cabins, how about this 70 ft stone tower in the middle of a forest!! OMG this is absolutely incredible. I could live here forever and ever. The end. (Located in Meriwether County, GA, designed by )

Aqua Di Mykonos

Posted on Sun, 17 Jul 2016 by KiM

Who wants to join me in Mykonos? Dream vacation anyone?! The folks of  real estate agency sent along photos of , a luxury villa near Agrari Beach that contains 4 independent structures – a main house, a pool house, a guest house and a kids/staff house. Not to mention the incredible pool and Jacuzzi with views to die for. What I would do to stay here….and Lisa could join and we’d finally hang out in person together (about time I’d say, it’s been 10 years). The dream continues…