DescriptionThe most luxurious homes in the world incorporate elements of the surroundingÂ environment into their design, and waterside homes bespeak a particular kind ofÂ luxury. Waterside Modern is a dream tour through some of the most beautifulÂ modern homes in the world, all set against spectacular views of lakes, rivers, andÂ oceans. From California to Long Island, Sydney to Singapore, South America toÂ Europe and the Mediterraneanâsome of the most beautiful countries in the worldÂ provide the backdrop for twenty-five architect-designed single-family houses thatÂ make the most of their desirable settings.
By maximizing the link between indoor and outdoor space, using local materials,Â and emphasizing spectacular views, each structure celebrates an outdoor lifestyleÂ while protecting its inhabitants from the elements. Loosely grouped into threeÂ sectionsâbeach house, ocean belvedere, waterfront villaâthis beautifully photographedÂ volume will inspire architects and interior designers, while serving as a richÂ visual escape for those who love fine homes. ISBN:9780500518007