Big City Digs: ATL Townhome With Timeless Appeal

Combining timeless white surfaces with small punches of color and pattern, TerraCotta Design Build makes this townhome near Atlanta, Ga. feel open and spacious.

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Photo By: Jeff Herr Photography

Brick Townhouse With Columns

With its brick facade, handsome columns and crisp black shutters, this townhouse has stately curb appeal.

Country Foyer With Rosemary Tree

This foyer has fun, outdoorsy charm with a rustic bench, rosemary tree and an unfussy, indoor-outdoor runner. The basket makes a lovely hiding place for the plant's basic pot.

Contemporary Living Room With Mirrored Table

Beautiful wood pieces as well as pillows and rugs with unusual patterns give this living room unique personality and a warm, welcoming feel. The mirrored coffee table makes the space look bigger than it is.

Contemporary Home Office With Pink Stools

This home office gets so much life and personality from a bright dose of jewel tones and a pretty woven rug. Instead of an accent wall, the room has an accent ceiling: soft gray making a crisp contrast against the white walls and molding.

Blue and White Kitchen With Rug

In this townhouse renovation, a more efficient kitchen with updated appliances and wider work surfaces was a must. A Spanish-style tile backsplash does the double trick of punching up the white cabinets and making the ceiling feel even higher.

Blue and White Kitchen and Stairs

In the update of this townhouse, high-gloss white paint was used for the walls and trim in the main areas of the home. It reflects natural light and is a neutral backdrop for rich colors, as seen here with the blue kitchen cabinets.

Transitional Dining Room With Tree

This fresh-feeling dining room was once the home's sun room, but it's plentiful natural light made it so appealing as a place to gather over meals. Keeping the furnishings simple adds to the bright, airy feel.

Gray Cabinets and Bar

Slate gray cabinets make this niche feel deep and spacious, a visual trick enhanced by the mirrored backsplash. The glass-front upper cabinets add a lovely airiness.

White Stairs and Pink Art

In the renovation of this townhouse, the stairs were simplified by removing all the decorative iron knobs and wood finials and painting the bannisters a basic white. The runner adds texture, the artwork vibrant color.

Contemporary Small Spa Bathroom With Glass Shower

This bathroom isn't huge, but it has everything that's needed thanks to its thoughtful design: A luxurious soaking tub and a glass walk-in shower fill one wall and gray tiles add texture underfoot. The clean and sculptural light fixture draws the eye upwards.

Blue and White Bathroom With Blue Drawers

Midnight blue cabinets and drawers are such a handsome choice in this sophisticated bathroom, bringing depth to the cool palette and giving a rich backdrop for artwork and other accessories.

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