Backyard Retreats: Modern Escape in Palm Springs, Calif.

A stunning pool, spa and fire pit greet you as you enter this private midcentury modern compound.

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Windermere Real Estate Southern California, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Modern Escape in Palm Springs, Calif.

With thoughtful pool placement and huge window walls that open up to allow easy access to the courtyard, this home is a blissful retreat day or night.

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Poolside Patio

This picture-perfect patio becomes its own oasis, flanked by the swimming pool. A dual pendant ceiling fans make this modern space an inviting spot to socialize outdoors.

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Pool and Patio

A covered patio is flanked by a swimming pool in this modern outdoor space. Recessed lights reflect off the water and offer plenty of light for entertaining at night.

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Modern Style

A small swimming pool bordered by concrete decking that creates a striking effect in this outdoor space.

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Pool at Night

At night, the pool and patio areas of this home in Palm Springs create a soothing and comfortable ambiance. Paired with the picturesque view, it's reason enough to have evening cocktails outdoors.

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Pool at Night

A large palm tree and surrounding concrete provide shade and privacy in this modern backyard. A spacious covered patio with modern furnishings pairs with an enticing swimming pool that begs to be enjoyed.

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Home Exterior

This modern home's white exterior color palette gives off a retro feel. A natural rock bed surrounds stone pavers that lead to the front door. On the opposite end of the home, glass doors provide access to the three-car garage. 

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Kitchen

This ultra modern kitchen boasts high-end finishes like a waterfall countertop island, tile backsplash and drop chandelier.

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Dining Room

A yellow accent wall in this dining room has been coordinated with a large gold frame on the ceiling. White upholstered dining room chairs flank a rectangular table, creating a bold statement.

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Master Suite

Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to panoramic views of the pool in this expansive master suite, which manifests a feeling of seclusion, yet quick access to the outdoors. Neutral tones sweep through the room, adorning the bedding, walls and area rug to great a tranquil atmosphere.

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Seating Area

This seating area boasts plentiful windows with a beautiful outdoor view and lots of natural light. Natural toned carpet adds a textural counterpoint to the midcentury furniture. Modern but not stuffy or severe, this living room is a great place for relaxing and or catch up on some reading.

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Bathroom

A very minimal, modernist sensibile bathroom layout makes it easy to be used by at least two people at the same time. Custom white oak cabinetry pairs with quartz countertops for a clean, fresh look. All doors on the cabinetry are automated.

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Bathtub

A stylish freestanding bathtub is strategically placed under an oversized picture window offering spectacular views from this chic, contemporary bathroom. Floors made of limestone create a spa-like atmosphere. The shower, with mosaic multi-toned marble, is designed to be romantic and occupied by two.

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Indoor/Outdoor Living Room

This midcentury modern indoor/outdoor living room opens up to a stunning view of the swimming pool. The space also features a covered seating area that invites guests to enjoy the fresh air.

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Living Room

To achieve a fresh and updated look, the designer mixed a modern orange rug with classic midcentury modern furniture. Pops of red and red brighten the neutral palette.

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Bedroom

A wall of pattern is a beautiful and a feminine accent that draws you into this colorful room. Two queen beds are separated by an end table with matching sconces. A red rug covers the majority of the floor space.

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Guest Quarters

A new wing was added in 2009 that doubled the living footprint in this midcentury modern home. It holds a capacious master suite with fireplace and luxurious wet-room style bath, 50-foot summer pool, full outdoor kitchen, covered entertainment area, and guest quarters with private entry.

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