Luxury might seem like something inessential only conducive to pleasure and comfort but the geometry of great design can uplift the spirit just like art does. Colors and shapes have a direct influence on us our decisions and perspectives and we are naturally inclined to admire the beauty around us.
Marrying a sense of sophistication with old world charm the Cat Mountain Residence seems like an attempt to bring together the best of both worlds. And from where we sit Cornerstone Architects seem to have come up trumps in that exceptional endeavor!
Located on hilly terrain in the suburban neighborhood of Seattle the combines clean lines with modern details and define simple volumes with a highly sophisticated fashion. During the day the beauty of the house is enhanced by the surrounding trees and vegetation while at night the recessed lights and the large windows make it glow in the dark like a shiny bulb. But the is when you enter.
The 120 square meter house was built using locally available material that is both sustainable and planet-friendly. Keeping the impact of construction on the lush green surroundings as minimal as possible wood seems to have been used extensively in the project.
The open living plan ensures that all the areas of the house are connected with one another in a flowing fashion. The main level features a luxurious master suite along with a spa-like master bath a beautiful dining room and an ergonomic gourmet kitchen equipped with the latest gadgetry!
One would assume that building a stylish and soothing retreat in a place like the New Forest National Park in UK is a delicate balancing act. Not only does the natural getaway need to be luxurious and contemporary on the inside but it also has to be a sustainable project.
Two additional bedrooms a family room and other private quarters are housed in the upper level. Pristine white walls warm wooden surfaces and a largely neutral color scheme dominate the interiors. Recessed lighting and lovely art work add a tinge of color to the space even as the natural green outside becomes a part of the interiors thanks to the large floor-to-ceiling glass windows. A furnished terrace charming patio and a refreshing pool complete this opulent residence. Currently on sale for $6995000 it is a classy home that is well worth all that dough!