But this Californian home is about a lot more than just creating a fun and fabulous social setting. Smart technologies like the green roof photovoltaic panels that also offer shade for the lower level heat reduction and energy-saving features transform it into a sustainable and eco-friendly hub. The 12KW solar panels can power the home completely even as automatic sensors cut down on waste of electricity even further. A smart home for the evolving urban family!
A double height living room aids in climate control inside the riverside residence while glass windows sliding doors and skylights bring in natural light. Bedrooms sit on the second floor and overlook the rear garden the distant river and the scenery beyond.
Designed for the urban socialite with teenage kids there is plenty of space here to hangout have fun parties over the weekend and to still enjoy some quiet family time once in a while. Designed by Brooks + Scarpa Architects it is a series of courtyards and walkways that get this accomplished.
Wrapping itself around the entire lower level of the private villa the fence acts as the defining feature of the residence and helps create a micro-climate of sorts inside its confines thanks to a beautiful reflecting pool and ample greenery.
A mixture of contrasting styles textures and imaginative design features is a refurbished home in Trinity Road Wandsworth that seems to have an aura of its own! A classic double fronted London home that was in need of a major haul the extensive makeover carried out by ADE Architecture fills the new interior with natural light neutral hues colorful accents and a delicate balance between the past form and present design trends. A new floor plan and completely altered interiors rely heavily on relaxing backdrops exquisite furniture and a cheerful ambiance that brings the outdoors inside.