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238 country mansion Stories
Houzz Tour: Gracious Hacienda Mansion in Mexico
Exquisite local craftsmanship, a thermal-spring pool and sleeping quarters for 16 make for an ideal retreat in San Miguel
Houzz Tour: A Magical Mansion in Ukraine
18 Ways to Bring English Country Charm Home
From topiaries and climbing roses to toile and tea, these design ideas can skew cozy casual or manor formal
"English country style is that it can feel casual or formal. Its roots date back hundreds... English country–style decor is collected over time. Colors are mostly natural and muted... English country charm to your home.... wonder both countries have had some influence. 2. In country no less mansions (which were... English Country as much as anyone, but this is way too over the top. Country would... English country cottage. You would be more likely to find these times in a country..."
Houzz Tour: Southern Charm in the California Wine Country
An old farm cottage gets some Big Easy style with an expansion that preserves memories and adds whimsy
"wine country house wanted to put down roots in their retirement. They turned to... ante-bellum mansion look out of place in California wine country. The first story piers... apply to McMansions. A 'Kottezh' is a McMansion. The Russian language already had a... earthquake country as we were reminded a few weeks ago.... Most of all I love the views... the wine country and even if it didn't have a gorgeous view! Put it on the lot I now..."
Houzz Tour: A Drive in the Country Ends in a Remodel
A couple out for a spin find a cottage with untapped potential. Their redo highlights lovely views and midcentury charm
"build a McMansion. The only thing that seems wrong in the street view is that Porsche... ess McMansion?! Also, LOVE the upholstery on the love seats! What is that? Just... Moses Country---endless possibilities for sightseeing and stopping along the way... house. Country farm. WONDERFUL. Absolutely love all the color and charm, but that... tired of McMansions. I love this home's architecture and artifacts. So full of punch and..."
Country Modern: A Balancing Act
"are a country aficionado, please share how you've updated your country look with... decor, "country" has been a loaded term for a long time. To me, it started to mean... g the country aesthetic lately - they are taking the "k" out of "Kountry Krafts"... Modern country interiors, exteriors, and even landscapes are now mixing rustic elements... how out "country" was and I was trying to explain that it wasn't out, it's just different..."
Houzz Tour: Simplicity a Virtue in an English Country Cottage
Muted colors and a mix of old and new transform a 19th-century cottage into a clean and cozy family abode
"want in a country cottage. It's absolutely wonderful! Those tiles that are uneven may... American "McMansions!" What a beautiful project and simply charming result. I love the... in this country's Appalachian region when I was a child. The good taste and good sense... retain the country-style charm of the room. To counter the traditional elements, O’Mara..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Country Charm in Iowa
Limited square footage is offset by flexible design, careful planning and an expansive outdoor landscape
Over-the-Top Sophistication in a Holiday Show House
Decadently designed rooms for all seasons and purposes create showstopping displays in a Manhattan mansion
25 Dream Homes to Satisfy Your Soul
Whether a grand mansion is your vision or a big-sky cabin calls to your heart, these dream homes can spark your imagination
"grand mansion is your vision or a big-sky cabin calls to your heart, these dream... Is it a mansion or a cabin? Is it in the mountains or on a tropical island? As I look... horse country of central north Florida; why ? to be near the sweet grandchildren... across the country. Brief correction: the floating home in Seattle WA is on Lake Union... all the countries around the world as Houzz is read internationally. Sheesh! Can you..."
A Quick Downsizing Quiz for the Undecided
On the fence about downsizing? We help you decide whether that fencing should encircle a mansion or a mini trailer
"encircle a mansion or a mini trailer... the McMansion pics turn me off, but then again, I get excited at the size of that... across the country for my job, fell in love with a 90-year old farm house that was much... first McMansion in this article in horror for the time and money required just for... the McMansion and living relatively stuff free, without sacrificing lifestyle. And... see the country. Hoping to sell the house this spring but now I am starting to get..."
5 Homes, 5 Uniquely Feminine Styles
Get ideas from very personal takes on the classic estate, Victorian retreat, '70s ranch, beach getaway, and French country home
Get a Bird's-Eye View of America's Housing Patterns
See the big picture of how suburban developments are changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future
"changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future... of the country's suburban housing in terms of scale and form, but also that much of... or the country...we will always have a "country mouse" and a "city mouse"...read the... Sunbelt McMansion, which I find very unhelpful to the discussion. I am probably the only... across the country: From close suburb in Chicago, to sprawl in DFW, San Francisco Bay..."
My Houzz: A Home Grows With the Family
"French country style with vintage touches in The Hague... French country charm, the home of Floris Zwolsman and his family radiates comfort... live in McMansions, so I imagine that these ideabooks appeal to Americans who have modest... well with country touches.The dining area includes a French country style dining set... warm, country aesthetic. “I wanted to have a natural, organic feeling in this house... the same country style as the rest of the house, adding vintage touches through accessories..."
15 Key Pieces for Modern Farmhouse Style
"takes on country classics." And in that, it is a great idea book. The "modern farmhouse... in the country. I don't think I will tire of the mix for years to come! But to each... The old country stove would be a nice addition to this article. Okeefe & Merritt or... small mansions. Every single one of the trends mentioned above actually came from... to my "country" living room. All my artwork that is hung in my house are photos of..."