Curb Appeal: Modern California Farmhouse

With mixes of siding and stacked stone exterior and shingle and tin roofing, this California farmhouse offers a look that is both modern and grounded in history. SDG Architecture carries this vision throughout this inviting Silicon Valley home.

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

Photo By: Bernard Andre Photography

California House With Stunning Curb Appeal

A simple white fence lined with beautiful flowers creates a welcoming entry to this quintessential California home. The home mixes siding with a stacked stone exterior, bringing in a rustic note, and the roof combines shingles with tin.

Welcoming Farmhouse in Silicon Valley

A curved driveway lined by small shrubs leads to this California home that mixes a variety of finishes, from stone and wood to tin.

Modern California Farmhouse

This inviting home is designed for an active family in Silicon Valley. Beautiful landscaping surrounds the home, which features siding and stacked stone exterior, as well a combination of shingles and tin roof.

Relaxing Porch Swing

A glossy black swing has the perfect view of the garden and yard from the porch.

Family-Friendly Backyard Swimming Pool

The California home combines the indoor and outdoor spaces seamlessly. Glass doors and windows open up to the patio and swimming pool, which is surrounded by comfortable seating and dining areas.

California Home Design Loves the Outdoors

This California home's interiors flow seamlessly with the exterior spaces. Large windows and French doors connect most the of the home to patio and swimming pool, but in the living room a glass wall completely disappears to create one large space that truly embraces the indoor/outdoor design.

Elegant Home Blends Indoors and Out

The family-friendly home is designed to seamlessly blend the indoor and outdoor living. Comfortable wicker chaise lounges and daybeds surround the swimming pool, and the manicured lawn is surrounded by lush flower beds that bring color to the backyard.

Contemporary Swimming Pool is Ideal Place to Relax

A simple concrete patio surrounds this contemporary swimming pool, and comfortable chaise lounges and sofas are perfect for relaxing poolside. Trees provide privacy around the backyard, while flowers add color and life.

Welcoming Outdoor Dining Room

The long dining room table is perfect for entertaining outdoors. Flowers and climbing vines add color to the space, which is grounded by a concrete patio.

Calming Gray Cottage Living Room

Sliding glass doors completely open the cottage living room to the swimming pool and patio, creating an indoor/outdoor living space. Comfortable furniture surrounds the gray stone fireplace, and tucked in the corner is a glam bar perfect for entertaining.

Glam Bar in Transitional Living Room

A glossy white coffee table trimmed in gold is a statement-making piece to center the comfortable seating area. Tucked in a nook with a mirrored backsplash is the chic bar area, complete with open shelves for the glasses and cabinets to store away all the essentials.

Contemporary Dining Room Full of Pattern

Taupe wallpaper with silver nailhead design brings instant style to this contemporary formal dining room. The Plantation table is surrounded by comfortable chairs featuring a wavy pattern.

Transitional Breakfast Banquette is Cozy

Banquette seating in the open kitchen is perfect for family meals. Plaid cushions add texture to the space, while vinyl is used on the seats to make it easy to clean. A wall of windows brings natural light into the space.

Open, Airy Kitchen is Family Friendly

All-white cabinetry is clad in sleek black countertops, while the black island helps to create a striking contrast in the space. Geometric pendant lights and the tile backsplash bring in contemporary style, while exposed ceiling beams nod to the cottage design throughout the home.

Transitional Eat-In Kitchen

The kitchen island doubles as a prep area and dining spot with a white bar-height ceramic countertop. Comfortable barstools surround the island.

Home Office Brings the Whole Family Together

With multiple work and homework areas, as well as central table for crafts or building projects, the bright and airy home office is designed as a creative workspace for both parents and kids. A rolling library ladder adds an extra level of storage to the space.

Transitional Home Office With Open Shelves

Making the most of the corner nook, the desk is built in with plenty of open storage shelves. The plaid desk chair and typography wallpaper brings texture and pattern to the space.

Stylish and Functional Mudroom

Tile floors make cleaning up the mudroom easy. Each family member has a cubby to store shoes, bags and jackets, whiles built-in cabinets provide ample storage.

Transitional Family Room Opens to Welcoming Patio

With three walls of windows and a vaulted ceiling, this family room feels spacious and bright, while embracing the outdoor living spaces. Velvet teal armchairs add rich color to the mostly neutral space, which is grounded by a geometric-print area rug.

Transitional Foyer is Inviting

Wrought iron railing frames the wood stairs leading up to the second floor. Shiplap walls add a note of cottage style to the space.

Stylish Transitional Bedroom in Gray and White

The master bedroom is a calm retreat from everyday life. A tall tufted headboard makes a dramatic statement and is paired with crisp white linens and graphic-patterned pillows. The floor-to-ceiling fireplace adds warmth to the cool white palette.

Contemporary Starburst Chandelier

A starburst light fixture adds a contemporary nod to bright and airy staircase. Shiplap walls bring in a cottage design element.

Master Bedroom is Functional and Stylish

Tucked beside the contemporary fireplace in this master bedroom is a built-in desk area. Floating shelves allow the homeowners to display favorite photos and books.

Girly White Bedroom With Touches of Purple

The gray upholstered bed brings pattern into this chic white bedroom. Pops of purple in the throw and window seat add bold color to the space, and a crystal chandelier adds a touch of glam.