Lake House Applehead Island, Horseshoe Bay Texas traditional-pool
 

Lake House Applehead Island, Horseshoe Bay Texas

This lakeside home in Horseshoe Bay was built as a retreat for the Houston family. They desired to have the pool cascade into the lake below, requiring it to be built on the second story of the home. This home was the recipient of the Texas Star Award for Best Outdoor Living Area.
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April 1, 2013
pudding0399 wrote:
Where is this beautiful pool located - It's amazing
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Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes
Thank you for your inquiry into this custom built home by Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes of Austin & Horseshoe Bay, this home is located is Horseshoe Bay TX overlooking Lake LBJ. Thanks again ~ Team ZHCH
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October 27, 2012
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Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes
Thank you for contacting Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes, this home is actually located in Horseshoe Bay on Applehead Island overlooking Lake LBJ. We specialize in turning our clients visions and dreams into reality, which is just what this specific home and pool dictated!

To answer your question...
The same structural engineer designed the pool and the home foundation. They were poured at the same time using a concrete pump truck for equal placement. The pool structure included concrete piers to the natural grade below with fill material under the basin. Steps next to the pool lead to a boat dock below and the catch basin from the negative edge effect of the water falling from above. While very attractive, the bill for this elevated pool was over $ 200,000.

If you are looking for a custom home builder we would very much enjoy the opportunity to discuss your visions. Feel free to contact Steve Zbranek, 2-Time National Master Builder and 4-Time Custom Home Builder of the Year directly at 512-261-0344 anytime.

Thanks again for your inquiry ~ The Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes Team
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October 6, 2012
brookie2345 wrote:
is it sharing with its neighbors - is it sharing with its neighbors???
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Wow that looks great!
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Holgan Land Surveying, PC
well.. you certainly achieved what you set out for. It actually appears that the pool is PART of the lake!! I guess it's the infinity edge that makes it look that way. Is the property at a much higher elevation then the lake?
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September 1, 2013
katye13 wrote:
Love the rocking chairs? Where are they from?
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Katherine Caviness added this to Enjoy Your Pool Long Past Labor Day
If you're still in the process of planning your pool, consider adding a fire element for those chillier autumn nights. This fire pit integrated with the pool design provides not only another entertainment area for the homeowner and guests, but a warm reprieve for swimmers during cooler weather.

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Fireplace
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last Wednesday
Really cool
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last Wednesday
very beautiful idea
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October 13, 2014
Maybe how we can get water close to home/sitting area
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October 10, 2014
White lites
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October 5, 2014
pool comes into outdoor kitchen
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October 5, 2014
Damn
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September 30, 2014
All of it
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September 23, 2014
I would LOVE to be able to enjoy the pond from under cover.
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September 15, 2014
I love everything!
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September 15, 2014
Fireplace at edge of pool (as alternate to fire bowls)
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September 3, 2014
EVERYTHING!
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September 2, 2014
Pool abutting covered patio
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August 30, 2014
Pool
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August 29, 2014
Pool
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August 29, 2014
Indoor outdoor infinity pool
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August 27, 2014
The nice waterfall and veiw
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August 25, 2014
Under cover
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August 23, 2014
Infinity pool
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August 19, 2014
So cool
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August 19, 2014
Outdoor space
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August 19, 2014
Private overhang
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August 19, 2014
Woah
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August 18, 2014
backyard
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August 16, 2014
love
Kyle Moore added this to kyle_moore3572208's Ideas
August 12, 2014
It's an original design and would leave u open to be onside a lake...
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August 10, 2014
porch
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August 9, 2014
Future life
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August 9, 2014
partially covered pool in courtyard
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Fire
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August 6, 2014
Fireplace
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August 5, 2014
Cool. Got some shade.
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August 4, 2014
pool into poolhouse
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August 4, 2014
Pool
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August 3, 2014
Unusual
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August 2, 2014
Beautiful
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August 2, 2014
Fireplace at end of pool
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July 27, 2014
stone
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July 26, 2014
Maybe too much
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July 24, 2014
pool
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July 22, 2014
Portion of pool is shaded.
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July 20, 2014
Like how this goes under porch
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July 19, 2014
Dreamy
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July 18, 2014
Just Awesome!!!!!
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July 17, 2014
Fireplace near jacuzzi
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Sweet
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Steinhausens grotto
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Pool
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July 13, 2014
Eternity pool
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July 12, 2014
Cool pool off room
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Pool
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Back padio
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multi level pool entry
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sofit over pool
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Covering over pool
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covered pool
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Infinity pool
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July 3, 2014
Like in/out, like look of outside
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July 2, 2014
oh my
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July 2, 2014
Wood ceiling
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July 1, 2014
Outside space and I infinity pool
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June 23, 2014
yes yes
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June 22, 2014
infinity pool, second story . . . wow
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June 21, 2014
Dream pool
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June 19, 2014
I love this
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June 17, 2014
Pool indoor/outdoor
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June 14, 2014
OMG !! I love this
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June 14, 2014
Just awesome
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June 12, 2014
Great concept
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June 12, 2014
Cool infinity pool next to lake
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Rocking chairs by pool?
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June 7, 2014
Stunning
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What a pool!
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June 4, 2014
Just cool
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June 3, 2014
Great Infiniti pool
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June 3, 2014
pool under patio cover
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shaded pool
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June 1, 2014
Wow, under porch fireplace w pool
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June 1, 2014
The roof over the water.
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June 1, 2014
pool
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May 31, 2014
Not sure how this could work, but me likey!
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May 30, 2014
Pool
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May 29, 2014
As Ella says...."I want! I want!!"
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May 29, 2014
Interesting idea for a covered pool
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May 27, 2014
Awesome
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Covered pool
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Fireplace
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May 25, 2014
Covered with shallow.
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May 25, 2014
fireplace and water - awesome
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Fireplace
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May 23, 2014
Roof top partial cover of pool
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May 23, 2014
Beautiful negative edge pool overlooking the water.
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coll loga around pool
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Pool/outdoor fireplace
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Lake LBJ
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Finn says wow
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May 16, 2014
Everything
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Off patio
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May 14, 2014
Interested in how fire comes out of pot as well as fireplace? Gas line or?
Mark Egle added this to Patio Ideas
May 14, 2014
Waterside delta property with overhand and infinity pool. Great view
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May 14, 2014
beautiful
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May 11, 2014
wishful thinking
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Fireplace
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Pool/fireplace
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May 10, 2014
Pool verandah
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May 9, 2014
Outdoor fireplace
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Porch into pool
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May 9, 2014
Indoor pool that could still incorporate a real pool house
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May 6, 2014
Mitad fuera, mitad dentro
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May 5, 2014
Dock
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Fireplace
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April 29, 2014
Covered pool area
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Archways
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April 29, 2014
under deck
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April 28, 2014
COOL
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April 27, 2014
Interesting
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April 27, 2014
rockers
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Wow
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April 27, 2014
Everything
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April 23, 2014
extension off house
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April 23, 2014
pool under deck
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April 23, 2014
Style mexicain, pierres
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April 22, 2014
Pool off patio
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April 20, 2014
Fireplace
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April 18, 2014
Fireplace and water
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Pool
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April 16, 2014
pillars in the water
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royal albert
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Pool4
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April 14, 2014
so cool
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April 14, 2014
Under pool
klwoodliff added this to Pool Ideas
April 13, 2014
Fireplace, wood ceiling, stone archways, and covered pool area.
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patio
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April 9, 2014
Flipping awesome!
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Ceiling
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April 7, 2014
dream pool
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dream porch/pool
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April 3, 2014
Everything
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April 3, 2014
pool under cover
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April 3, 2014
Not possible in our backyard, but awesome.
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April 1, 2014
Fireplace, Fire Feature
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March 30, 2014
interesting!
klockhart added this to pool deck
March 26, 2014
fireplace at the edge of the pool
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March 25, 2014
Infinity pool
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March 25, 2014
Make water part of the structure
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Fireplace
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Pool
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March 21, 2014
Wow!
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March 18, 2014
Love this idea
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March 18, 2014
Like the side fireplace, do not like the pool
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March 18, 2014
Hmmmm
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Floor
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patio
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March 15, 2014
Found this looking thru builders in HSB...for exteriors. Where is this
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March 15, 2014
lake, fireplace
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Baja
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fireplace shape
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Colors
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Look
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Under covered patio
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Fireplace
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Wow
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March 6, 2014
Very nice
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Beach
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Water lake for pool
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Wow
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Fireplace
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February 26, 2014
lake front
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February 25, 2014
I like the idea of this covered narrow infinity pool, maybe with a better view than other houses though
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February 24, 2014
How and why?
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Dream pool
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Dream fireplace
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Exterior
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Patio Dark Ceiling
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February 22, 2014
Leoooooooovvveeee....Jamey's first 10 yrs of pharmacy salary!!!
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Wow
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Fireplace
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Dreaming
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dreamy ;)
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infinity
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fireplace by pool
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Just cool
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Pool
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Everything!
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Pool
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February 11, 2014
Some thoughts for the kind of chairs to be had at an outdoor area next to the pool
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fireplace
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Piscina con columna
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February 8, 2014
pool location.
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Wow pool
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pool house over pool
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Tile
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February 2, 2014
I love how the pool looks like it flows into the lake.
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Like pool
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Indoor/ outdoor
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