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.
Located in the heart of Austin Texas is the stylish and modern Cat Mountain Residence designed with a sense of freshness by Cornerstone Architects. Located in a rough and untamed landscape the residence presents a chic contemporary contrast.
This speaks of attention to detail which is an important feature of luxury. Careful not to destroy the fragile balance between design elements and colors you can end up having your dream home shining in natural light and sparkling with vivid colors creating an atmosphere you will love to experience daily.
Brazilian walnut floors glossy marble surfaces and a large fireplace greet you as you enter the large and open living room. Extravagant use of glass allows for a seamless connectivity with the outdoors along with ample natural lighting.
The concrete beams that are lit ever so elegantly make up the ceiling of the living space and steal the show with ease. Plush décor in white and grey is used throughout and walls in muted tones bring in the contemporary style. Stone and glass are the elements that are largely utilized with wooden surfaces being sporadic and largely relegated to the kitchen and the deck space on the outside.
The deck is accessible through the master suite of the house. It provides a large and furnished area where the owners of the residence can enjoy countless beautiful sunsets. Next to the sleek pool is a series of ottomans that give you an opportunity to catch your breath in between all the fun! Beautiful woven all-weather armchairs grace the remainder of the deck with a lovely dining set placed in one of the corners.
Next up flooding your home with natural light in search for vivid colors. Whether a skylight fills your home with light or a sliding door brings the breeze inside too vivid colors will always save spaces from monotony. Eclectic or hinting towards a traditional inspiration public and private spaces can beautifully be combined into a modern conglomerate of styles with the use of color.