Crave-Worthy Curb Appeal From Top Designers

From fancy fountains to precisely trimmed hedges, these luxurious homes offer truly exceptional first impressions.

By: Ben Breslerman

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Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

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Photo By: Patrick Ketchum

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Photo By: Pinnacle Estate Properties, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

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Photo By: William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Profusion Realty, a member of Luxury Portfolio International; Michael Green Photography

Photo By: Profusion Realty, a member of Luxury Portfolio International; Michael Green Photography

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Photo By: Harvey Smith Photography

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Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Houlihan Lawrence, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

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Photo By: Jay Rosenblatt

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Photo By: John Daugherty, Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: John Daugherty, Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jonathan Spears, ASLA

Photo By: Jonathan Spears, ASLA

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Photo By: Holger Obenaus

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Photo By: Susan Schwab

Photo By: Susan Schwab

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Photo By: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

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Washington Mansion

This king of homes stretches over 12,000 square feet and looks out over Georgia Strait in Washington state. Arriving by air? No problem. There's an airstrip and a helipad to help.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Front Entrance to Beautifully Landscaped Home

The front yard of this contemporary lakeside home features a beautiful, symmetrical design with concrete retaining walls, a gravel walkway and green shrubs filling the landscape with natural color.

Classic Brick Paver Driveway

A polished brick paver driveway and lantern sconces make a welcoming first impression. Palm trees create a canopy over the drive up to the Mediterranean-style home.

From: Michael Saunders & Company and Luxury Portfolio International®

Mediterranean-Style Home

Nestled amongst palm trees and manicured hedges, this Mediterranean-style home gives off a relaxing-yet-polished vibe. The polished brick paver driveway leads directly up to the front door and an attached garage.

From: Michael Saunders & Company and Luxury Portfolio International®

Classic Mediterranean Style

Formal landscaping fits the classic exterior of this Mediterranean-style mansion. The circular pathway design mimics the curving driveway and draws attention to the symmetry of the house.

From: Ebby Halliday Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Pabst Mansion

The historic Pabst Mansion, found in the suburbs of Chicago's North Shore, was built in 1936. Impeccably restored for today's family, it includes eight bedrooms, 12 bathrooms and stunningly landscaped grounds. Welcome to the high life.

From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Pabst Mansion Maze Hedges

For a playful touch, the clipped hedges in the center of the driveway are actually a twisty-turny maze.

From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Bird's Eye View

A bird's eye view of the home shows off the glorious mountain views on display from nearly every side. The house sits in the middle of an expansive two acres with grassy lawns and wooded areas to explore. There are also separate guest quarters.

From: Colorado Landmark, Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Fountain and Garden at Sunset

How about coming home to this? Located outside of Boulder, Colorado, this impressive house has it all: beautiful grounds, tons of outdoor entertaining space, a home movie theater, wet bar and room for lots of guests.

From: Colorado Landmark, Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

European-Inspired Home on Tree-Lined Driveway

Built in 1985 and inspired by Marie Antoinette's 18th century Le Petit Trianon in Versailles, this graceful home sits proudly on almost three acres in East Hampton. The classically designed home sits at the end of a long tree-lined drive.
From: Halstead Property and Luxury Portfolio International®

European Elegant

Inspired by Marie Antoinette's Le Petit Trianon in Versailles, this East Hampton home is classically designed. A dramatically sloped roof flanked by two matching octagonal wings creates a graceful and traditional silhouette for the home.

From: Halstead Property and Luxury Portfolio International®

Marvelous Mediterranean Home

Meticulous landscaping and hardscaping paid off for this Mediterranean style home. It definitely stands out and boasts striking curb appeal.

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.

Modern California Farmhouse

This inviting home is designed for an active family in Silicon Valley. Beautiful landscaping surrounds the home.

Midcentury Ranch Home

This midcentury ranch home sits on top of a hill, thus minimizing the view of structural roof items that would normally be visible. A large expanse of grass is broken up by large stones as well as a walkway made from large stone slabs.

Slab and Gravel Driveway

A driveway of large concrete slabs surrounded by a bed of gravel leads to the garage of this midcentury modern ranch home. Adjacent to the driveway can be seen a lush, green lawn with stone slab walkway leading to the front door.

Nature Meets Manmade

Designers wanted to incorporate the site's dynamic landscape into the design of this home, so they created a meaningfully framed procession through the property with nuanced natural lighting throughout, creating a transitional space between the manmade and nature.

Fantastic Front Yard

Designers wanted everything in this modern home to be connected, so they used glass throughout the design to create this synergy, drawing a line of sight from the front yard, into the home's interior and into the courtyard space.

White Home With Dormer Windows and Pear Tree Espalier

This attractive white home features well-manicured landscaping, upstairs dormer windows, and espaliered pear trees adorning the white brick wall leading to an enclosed entry area.

Lakeside Vacation Home

This beautiful vacation home sits right on the edge of a lake; inside, the homeowners wanted to recreate the look of a Nantucket cottage.

Contemporary Ranch and Front Drive

Full of windows and long, low architecture, this unique home is tied intimately to its natural surroundings.

Outdoor Gate Leads to Courtyard

A secure door leads into this beautiful white home's courtyard, a lush lawn with oversized pavers.

From: Pinnacle Estate Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Courtyard and Driveway With Grass Between Paving Stones

The courtyard of this Encino, California, mansion features grass growing between the concrete pads that make up the front courtyard and driveway.

From: Pinnacle Estate Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Asian-Inspired Gates

The metal gates that lead into the interior entryway of this home are inspired by the Asian dynasties of old.

Luxurious Stone Estate With Violin-Shaped Pool

The regal stone manor in Bedford Corners, New York, has enticing year-round outdoor areas highlighted by a stunning 90-foot violin-shaped pool and spa, plus sweeping stone terraces and Koi ponds.

From: William Raveis Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Luxurious New York Estate

The Bedford Corners, New York, stone manor features extraordinary architecture and state-of-the-art design. A stunning water feature is the centerpiece of the circular driveway with formal landscaping.

From: William Raveis Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tree-Lined Driveway

An elegant wrought iron gate leads to a long driveway up to a spectacular one-of-a-kind stone chateau built by European artisans. The home is four stories and features five bedrooms, including a master suite, and five bathrooms.

From: Profusion Realty and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tudor Home Evokes Old World Style

Designed to look like a European chateau, this Tudor-style stone home is surrounded by lush landscaping and beautiful trees. The walls are covered with ivy, creating an Old World look, while wide stone steps lead up the entrance.
From: Profusion Realty and Luxury Portfolio International®

Contemporary Home Features Neat Landscape & Hardscape

A neat, sleek walkway made of clean-cut stepping stones leads to the entrance of this contemporary home. Lush grass and mulched planting beds flank the walkway, giving the home major curb appeal.

Luscious Landscaping

The gentle curves of the front yard landscaping offset the sleek, harsh lines of the home's exterior. The verdant yard also provides a lovely contrast to the home's predominantly stark white color.

Mediterranean Exterior and Walkway

This gracious, three-bedroom, three-bathroom home sits on three acres of land in the desert country of Scottsdale, Arizona. Wander up the meandering brick path and into the front courtyard and check out the house's handsome Mediterranean architecture.

From: Arizona Best Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Contemporary Craftsman-Style Mountain Home

A lofty cathedral ceiling makes for a grand entrance in the foyer and allows transom windows to let in ample natural light. The stacked stone facade, lantern sconces and contemporary wooden door give this exterior a rustic, Craftsman look.

From: Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Cape Cod-Style Home With Victorian Influences

Situated on two acres of land, this gorgeous Cape Cod-style home with Victorian influences is approximately 7,000 square feet and includes stunning views of the sea. A stone-laid driveway both leads guests to the front entrance and adds a touch of elegance to the property.
From: William Raveis Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Gated Driveway With Brick Columns And Lanterns

Brick columns with black lanterns flank the gated entry to this private driveway lined with cherry blossom trees.
From: Houlihan Lawrence and Luxury Portfolio International®

Stately English Tudor Style Mansion

This classic, English countryside style home boasts a spectacular lawn, private pool and two carriage houses on a spacious, secluded lot.

From: Houlihan Lawrence and Luxury Portfolio International®

Historic Southern Mansion

This dreamy historic home, Arden, was built in 1917 and designed by renowned architect Neel Reid. Located in Atlanta, Georgia in the prestigious neighborhood of Buckhead, it is considered to be one of Reid's masterpieces.

From: Beacham & Company and Luxury Portfolio International®

French Provincial Home

A sweeping concrete driveway leads to this French Provincial-style home in Plano, Tex. Stacked stone columns flank the driveway, while an iron fence sets boundaries to the front yard.

From: Ebby Halliday Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tropical Miami Waterfront Estate

This incredible historic home was built in 1936. Set right on the edge of the bay in Miami Beach, Florida, it offers breathtaking water views and incomparable luxury with 10 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, a pool, waterfall and extensive gardens.

From: EWM Realty International and Luxury Portfolio International®

Contemporary House With Paver Stone Driveway

A contemporary grid patterned driveway leads to the home's 3,000 square-foot garage. The concrete exterior and narrow, grid-less windows give this Austin house a streamlined, minimal look.

From: Moreland Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Spacious Farmhouse with Wraparound Porch

The white exterior of this beautiful farmhouse home shines bright against the natural green of the landscaping. Shapely structural lines and a large wraparound porch beckon with a stylish and welcoming appeal.

Ski Getaway Front Facade

The front entrance to this Lake Tahoe-area home comes complete with a heated driveway. Thanks to its orientation on its lot, the rustic-contemporary home is afforded 180-degree mountain views.

Garden District Home in NOLA

This residence is in the heart of the Garden District in New Orleans. This style is very characteristic of the city with additional design features added in for a hint of surprise. Walking down the street, this residence stands out with grandeur and beauty.

Boxwood Parterre Garden

The foundation planting in front of the porch are gardenias which give a vibrant and fragrant show in the spring.

Walkway Leads to Charming, Contemporary Home

Giant slabs of concrete filled in with gravel in between forms a long walkway to the home's entry.

Contemporary Home With Curb Appeal

Shrubs, ornamental grasses and an agave plant fill the front landscape, adding lovely curb appeal to the home.

Welcoming Entrance to Traditional-Style Home

An expansive driveway leads guest to the front of this luxurious estate. The traditional architecture combines stacked stone exterior with sophisticated gray shingles, while manicured landscaping and formal gardens reflect the home's style.

Traditional Home With Formal Garden

A formal garden provides a grand entry to this stunning estate with classic architecture. The overall theme of the house is reflected in all the landscape and hardscape spaces throughout the expansive property.

Classic Farmhouse

A classic Vermont farmhouse features a rustic barn for entertaining and a sleek, contemporary pool. The whole compound overlooks beautiful views of the mountains and meadow.

Vivid Tropical Walkway Lined With Palm Trees

Concrete tiles are spaced by small, uniform strips of grass. The straight, tight line of the walkway leads directly to the stylish wooden front door. Perfectly spaced and aligned palm trees border the walkway, adding texture to the landscape.

Romantic Asian Entryway With Stepping Stone Walkway

A concrete tile path leads over still water to the wood front door of this home. On either side of the pool, built in rectangular planters house palm trees matching the palms planted against the house. Yellow lighting gives the entry area a warm and romantic glow.

Luxurious Home With Elegant Outdoor Spaces

Brick pathways flanked by manicured hedge gardens lead to this beautiful Florida home. The custom estate features seven bedrooms, five-and-a-half bathrooms and great outdoor living spaces.

From: Florida Executive Realty and Luxury Portfolio International®

Luxurious Florida Estate

The exquisite luxury property is situated on over an acre in the gated Stillwater community of Odessa, Florida. Framed by nature and refined landscaping, the estate is built by the famed custom builder, The Fechtel Company.

From: Florida Executive Realty and Luxury Portfolio International®

English Tudor Home With Brick Walkways

Brick walkways lead up to a vintage English Tudor lakefront in Michigan. Established landscaping creates an Old World feel around the home.
From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Rustic English Tudor

Stone pathways flow seamlessly through the lawn and flower beds, creating a timeless feel to the outdoor spaces. Comfortable outdoor benches and dining area allow the homeowners to enjoy their woodsy surroundings, as well as the views of the lake.

From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Historic Home Nestled in the Trees

Designed by architect William Bates, the home fits right into the history of Bronxville, New York’s treasured Lawrence Park. It was built in 1902 by Elizabeth Custer, General George Custers widow and rests majestically on a high crest with treetop views of the village from its fabulous wraparound porch.

From: Houlihan Lawrence and Luxury Portfolio International®

Stately Trees That Offer Shade

Large trees dot the landscape and cast shadows on this Mediterranean-style house. The home's curb appeal is further enhanced by a brick-paved driveway and landscaping that complements the property.

From: Sea Island Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Mediterranean-Style Curb Appeal

A brick-paved driveway wends its way through a beautifully landscaped yard on the approach to a white Mediterranean-style house.

From: Sea Island Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Charming White Manor With Garden Framed Entry

Manicured shrubs pair with vibrant, fuchsia blooms to frame a charming, English-inspired manor in Auckland, New Zealand. The home features a brick chimney and a black front door, both of which offer exceptional contrast to the white siding exterior.
From: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd. and Luxury Portfolio International®

Lush Front Lawn and Landscaping

Vines cover one side of this beautiful Tudor manor, which sits on a landscaped estate with a vibrant green lawn.

From: Keefe Real Estate and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®

Tudor-Style Mansion

A stately Tudor mansion is complemented by beautiful landscaping and a circular driveway.

From: Keefe Real Estate and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®

Tudor Revival Home With Modern Updates

A steeply pitched roof offers a Tudor Revival look to this Beverly Hills, California, home, though the structure boasts a lighter color palette that gives the look a more modern appeal. The front yard is dressed with low-maintenance ground cover landscaping

Magnificent Mansion

It's hard to believe from the outside that this mansion, right on the beach in Longboat Key, Florida, isn't a historic home somewhere in Europe. With six bedrooms, six bathrooms and all the amenities, it's a sight to see.

From: Michael Saunders & Company and Luxury Portfolio International®

Curb Appeal With a View

His car, her car, their cars...there's room for a crew at this grand Lake Tahoe cabin, perched on the waterfront.

From: Chase International and Luxury Portfolio International®

Mediterranean Exterior and Driveway

Cobblestones make up the driveway and parking area to this California home near Santa Cruz. The exterior hints at the pretty Mediterranean style found inside with its stone and plaster wall and gate.
From: Bailey Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tudor Home With Formal Garden

A covered porch wraps around this Greenwich estate, with vines greening up the columns and a formal garden to explore in front.

From: Houlihan Lawrence and Luxury Portfolio International®

Come On In!

The gates swing back and the tree-lined driveway beckons. At the end, this beautiful residence in Glencoe, Illinois awaits.

From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Awe-Inspiring Estate and Driveway

This secluded estate is situated on just under two acres in Glencoe, Illinois, surrounded by trees and lush gardens.

From: @properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Bold + Beautiful Mansion Exterior

This Atlanta home underwent a complete renovation in 2014 and now features every modern amenity including a chef's kitchen, swimming pool, even a crafting room.

From: Beacham & Company and Luxury Portfolio International®

Chateau Surrounded by Fence

Over two wooded acres in Houston, Texas are the home base for this amazing residence, a French-style chateau built with limestone imported from Europe.

From: John Daugherty, Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Fountain and Paths

The expansive formal gardens feature five fountains and meticulous landscaping: hedges, flowers, lush lawns and more!
From: John Daugherty, Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Modern Home Boasts Streamlined Landscape

Smooth lines coupled with modern design is reflected in the home's exterior as well as the front landscape. Plants that require little water and lots of sunlight work perfectly with the desert climate.

Striking Desert Landscape

The thin, long character of the lot coupled with a descent grade up to the entry door allowed for a creative layout with discovery along the way.

Cape Cod-Style House With Driveway Portico

The gabled roof, white trim windows and porch columns give this exterior a classic Cape Cod look.

From: Residential Properties Ltd. and Luxury Portfolio International®

New Zealand Estate with Luxurious Amenities

This luxury estate in Auckland features a sprawling footprint, four-car garage and lushly landscaped property outfitted with a tennis court, custom pool, vegetable garden, even a formal maze. The property, designed by renowned architect Greg Noble, features 12 bedrooms, nine baths and a picturesque views.

From: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd. and Luxury Portfolio International®

Raised Coastal Home

One of Cobb Architects' goals was to make this home feel as connected and low to the ground as possible while still achieving the appropriate level of protection above the high flood zones in Charleston, S.C. The home achieves this with a unique yet beautiful proportion that keeps it safe and protected.

Tropical Home With Contemporary Flair

Crisp whites and rich woods evoke a tropical feel on the exterior of this Florida home. Clean lines and a flat roof with a large overhang add a contemporary vibe, giving the home its own unique look.

Contemporary Home Has Inviting Curb Appeal

Wood gates and latticework add warmth to the concrete walls surrounding this contemporary home. The surrounding fence provides privacy while still allowing the grandeur of the home to be visible. A variety of trees keep the sleek architecture from looking cold and instead create a welcoming vibe to this beautiful home.

Frank Lloyd Wright-Inspired Home

The organic landscape and the Kenneth Cobonpue Yoda Easy Chairs in Bright Red frame this Frank Lloyd Wright inspired house! This home causes the usual passer-by to admire...and then inquire!

Organic + Elegant

This Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired house is framed by the organic landscape and The Kenneth Cobonpue Yoda Easy Chairs in Bright Red serve up both style and comfort. When evening falls, recessed lights illuminate the front steps and exterior.

Southwestern-Style Home

A flat roof and gray stucco exterior create an eye-catching house design rooted in Southwestern style. Desert landscaping consisting of native Arizona plants create curb appeal that complements the overall home design.

From: Eric Spry

Open + Welcoming Ranch Home

Del Dios Ranch in Rancho Santa Fe, California, is a magnificent redwood, glass and marble structure with foundations and framework of poured-in-place concrete commanding 360-degree views from its private hilltop location.

From: Willis Allen Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Grand Entry to Classic Mediterranean Home

A brick pathway framed by hedges on one side and a stacked stone wall on the other lead to a luxurious Mediterranean home. Climbing flowers fill out the columns and beam over the walls, creating a liveliness to the entire space.
From: WETAG Consulting and Luxury Portfolio International®

Rustic yet Contemporary South African Home

A brick driveway leads to this rustic family home in South Africa that blends stacked stone with warm woods. The four bedroom home features an all-glass front door that provides a seamless view straight through the backyard and views beyond.
From: Jawitz Properties Ltd. and Luxury Portfolio International®

Sleek + Lush Tropical Landscape

A contemporary home in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic is surrounded by open slatted modern fence. Lush tropical landscaping throughout the estate brings life to the sleek lines of the home.

From: Grupo Actua Properties and Luxury Portfolio International®

Drought-Resistant Front Yard Landscaping

The modern front entrance of this midcentury modern home welcomes guests into the space. Instead of traditional landscaping, gravel, concrete and a few native, drought resistant plants create a low-maintenance space that will be durable throughout California's dry summer months.

From: Bennion Deville Homes and Luxury Portfolio International®

Contemporary Home With Large Windows

This large contemporary home features several floor-to-ceiling windows for excellent views of the outside world.

From: Windermere Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International®

Luxury Hawaii Home and Drive

Find this amazing residence perched up top the western slopes of Hawaii's Hualalai Mountain. The property includes 90 acres of orchards, ponds and sweeping views of the Kona coastline.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Take a Lap ... or Two

String lights wink out a friendly welcome to guests pulling up to this grand Hawaiian residence. The grounds include citrus, coffee and macadamia nut trees as well as meticulously-planned landscaping with ponds and waterfalls.

From: Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Luxury Portfolio International®

Texas Home Clad in Austin Stone

Austin stone clads the exterior of this 11,248-square-foot Westlake, Texas, home, which includes five bedrooms, five full bathrooms and four half bathrooms.
From: Ebby Halliday Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Glowing Street View

With its many windows, the nighttime view of this Hyde Park home from the street gives off the impression that the home is glowing from the inside, highlighting the openness of the design-even from outside.

Contemporary Micro House Packed With Style

These micro houses are pre-fabricated to chosen design specifications, shipped to the site and then the exterior is built up around it. The small lots are completely maximized for Palm Springs living.

Villa Boda Exterior and Driveway

Start making vacation plans. In a private, gated community in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the beautiful Villa Boda waits to pamper you in tropical luxury.
From: P.V. Realty, S.A. de C.V. and Luxury Portfolio International®

Tiny Home With Car Canopy

This tiny home has a concrete pad driveway with a canopy under which to park the couple's cars as well as a gravel driveway that provides access to the airstream trailer.

Contemporary Ranch Home

Simple landscaping and a paver walkway lead to this contemporary ranch home that features clean white brick and soft gray siding.

English Cottage Home

Simple manicured landscaping welcomes guests to this quaint English cottage home. The open porch is an inviting spot to sit and enjoy outdoors. A rustic arched wooden door centers the home, while black-trimmed windows create a stylish contrast against the white exterior.

Mediterranean Exterior + Terrace

This large estate in Andratx, Spain, features a 100-year old main building surrounded by a guest house and several other outbuildings, including a barn housing pigs, goats, chickens and lambs. Intricate stone terraces surround the structures allowing for easy outdoor entertaining and taking advantage of the beautiful setting.

From: Von Poll Immobilien and Luxury Portfolio International®

Drought-Resistant Plant and Gabion Wall

This eco-friendly Southwestern style landscaping features modern terraced steps to lead to the home's front door. The plants featured in this garden are drought-resistant to stand up to the extreme temperatures of this home's desert location. Other aspects of this design include sustainable materials such as reclaimed stone for the gabion wall and the stone that requires no watering.

Coastal Cottage with Green Trim

A complete renovation turned this formerly drab bungalow in the heart of Jamestown, a small island off the coast of Newport, Rhode Island, into a charming and functional cottage. The design team added a gabled dormer and covering above the front door, as well as a master suite at the rear. The home's style complements the owner's love of gardening, as well as its East Coast locale.

Pink Mediterranean Home With Striped Awning

A blue and white striped awning gives a hint of nautical flair to this charming Mediterranean home.

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