Inspired by the owner’s love for Mediterranean architecture and sensibilities, the house features many architectural surprises. The home’s main axis is positioned around a central rotunda, an architectural design based on old Renaissance architecture. The master suite comprises a cozy study, breakfast area, dual master baths, and dressing areas. The coffered ceiling in the bedroom adds a nice architectural detail. The grand foyer tricks the eye with a series of arches and columns that support a groin-vaulted ceiling. In the adjacent formal living room, floor-to-ceiling windows preserve the waterfront view and soak both rooms with light. Plush chenille furniture, faux-painted walls, and silk window draping keep the interiors comfortable and intimate.
This elegant, British West indies home sits along the Florida waterfront. Touches of marble and wood throughout the house add elegance to this already stunning property. The backyard sits along the Florida canal with extensive protected deep-water dockage making this a yachter’s dream. A covered veranda wraps around the rear porch, providing heated pool privacy.
Taking a glimpse of this ultra-contemporary Beverly Hills home, featuring a bevy of beautiful materials that combine raw simplicity and sensual delicacy. This 5 bedroom, 8 bath home perfectly combines great architecture, fine art, wellness, and thoughtful luxury. Located on a 24,000 square feet lot, the 7,600 square feet home is the epitome of class featuring high ceilings, walls brimming with fine art, and a myriad of entertaining spaces.
The home is in the renowned Trousdale Estates only blocks from the famous Greystone Mansion. This state-of-the-art home features an amazing screening room, Crestron home automation throughout, and a stunning poggenpohl kitchen. One of the main characteristics of this home is the custom skylight throughout that adds natural brightness to its spaces.
The first floor includes a Zen garden perfectly complemented by the relaxed seating area located on the open-air lower level. In the backyard, you will find a zero-edge saltwater pool and spa, while the front boasts a three-car garage and a circular driveway.
Located in the heart of Los Angeles, this modern built home was designed to prioritize the backyard, with the new pool and spa as a focal point. With approximately 6,137 square feet, the house features two indoor fireplaces, a pool, a spa, a backyard fire pit, and an attached garage. Fleetwood pocket doors line the surrounding kitchen, formal living room, and master bedroom for quick & sleek backyard access.
The master bedroom’s corner glass door is particularly dramatic, drenching the room in natural light. This five-bedroom, seven-bath house sits on a street above Sunset Plaza on a dead-end road. Landscaping screens the front of the house from view, and the sloping backyard hides the pool. These combined factors create a house that is intimate & private without sacrificing lot space.
Located in Paradise Valley, Arizona is this stunning Mediterranean-style palace. On the exterior, the front elevation of this home is characterized by the key elements of Mediterranean structures such as ornate archways with a stucco finish, wrought iron features, simplified window grilles, and decorations that add intricate touches to the façade.
On the interior, the house features a groin-vaulted main entry hall that allows an axial view of the pool and guest house as soon as you walk in. It also includes a foyer with 3 story staircase and an open view of the adjoining living room and galleries, this home blends its inside living space with its natural exterior surroundings, making it a peaceful and warm place to live.
This contemporary home located at Fiesta Way, Fort Lauderdale mixes elements of present-day architectural styles with hints of the past. Featuring a tree-floating gazebo, vapor fireplace, and aesthetically pleasing book-matched marble wall detailing this home exudes a fluidity of style that makes it unique.
This architecturally designed one-story home boasts an open floor plan, Fleetwood pocket doors, and custom finishes. The sophisticated living room offers a floor-to-ceiling marble fireplace, a glass wine cellar with 1000+ bottle capacity, and custom wall coverings and cabinetry. Indoor-outdoor integration with an infinity edge waterfall-Baja pool and spa, a lounging deck, and a covered outdoor kitchen overlooks the stunning treetop and San Fernando Valley views. Other features include a smart home system, a seamless indoor-outdoor sound system, LED recess lighting & hardwood floors.
In addition to the five, beautifully designed bathrooms, this San Fernando favorite boasts a breakfast area, den, dining room, gym, living room, master bedroom, office, pantry, patio open, walk-in closet, walk-in pantry, and wine cellar.
This contemporary waterfront estate is located at The Sanctuary, Boca Raton. During the design process, the architect’s focal points were the feeling of brightness and spaciousness. With a soaring 30 feet ceiling, the incorporation of water walls throughout the home and glass detailing, give the space in this home a sense of freshness and ease. Other features such as an open-air carport for 4 vehicles, a dramatic staircase, elevator glass into separate rooms, and a wine wall make this home filled with custom detailing that adds design character.
Our homes are continually undergoing transformations as our personal style changes. This dynamic transitional home is the perfect example of a mix of classic and contemporary architectural styles. On the interior, the home features a modern floating staircase located in the main entryway, an eye-catching custom angular kitchen island with flush panels, and floor-to-ceiling windows throughout. On the exterior, the home was designed with an inside-outside connecting bar and an amazing pool with firepit installations perfect for a cozy get-together with friends and family.
This home located in the suburbs of California takes you back in time with its farmhouse-esque inspiration. While the home embodies the coziness and simplistic nature of agrarian America, the design with its modern variations gives it a fresh take on its architectural influence. The façade features standing seam metal gable roofs, vertical wood boards, and soaring ceilings. This house was consciously designed to sustain the multi-levelness of the hillside on which it is located at.
Designed to accommodate the variations in the contour of the hillside land without sacrificing the clients’ ideals, this renovated home located in California blends inside and outside living marvelously. Featuring open spaces throughout its layout and large windows, this home was transformed to make the space feel bright and airy.
Featuring a floating staircase joining in such a way that makes it visually impossible to see the intricacy of its structural compound; this home reflects a perfect example of how here at Ames, we pride ourselves on design excellency. This 5-story home located in London is filled with architectural elements that will leave you astonished: glass flooring throughout, an open floorplan design that allows space for natural lighting, backlit geode walls, coffered LED-lit ceilings, pool, gym areas, and a movie theater are just some components that make this house.